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Kirk Yetholm, Scottish Borders

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Kirk Yetholm, Scottish Borders

Kirk Yetholm is a village in the Scottish Borders region of Scotland, 8 miles south east of Kelso and less than 1 mile west of the border. The first mention is of its church in the 13th century. Its sister town is Town Yetholm which lies half a mile across the Bowmont Water. The population of the two villages was recorded as 591 in the 2001 census. The Border Hotel public house is the official end of the Pennine Way.
Administrative CountyScottish Borders
Traditional CountyRoxburghshire
OS GridNT8228
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityLothian and Borders

Kirk Yetholm, Scottish Borders in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Kirk-Yetholm. See YETHOLM.

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