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Whitsome, Scottish Borders

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Whitsome, Scottish Borders

Whitsome is a small rural village in the Scottish Borders area of Scotland, on the B6437, near Duns, Fogo, Ladykirk, Leitholm and Swinton.
Administrative CountyScottish Borders
Traditional CountyBerwickshire
OS GridNT8650
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Region
CountryScotland
Police AuthorityLothian and Borders
 

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

Whitsome, par. and hamlet, in SE. of Berwickshire - par., on Leet Water, 4896 ac., pop. 560; hamlet, 6 miles S. of Chirnside; P.O.; was burned by the English in 1482.

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