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Chirnside, Scottish Borders

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Chirnside, Scottish Borders

Chirnside is a hillside village in Berwickshire in Scotland, 9 miles west of Berwick-upon-Tweed and 7 miles east of Duns.
Post townDuns
Administrative CountyScottish Borders
Traditional CountyBerwickshire
OS GridNT8756
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityLothian and Borders
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLothian and Borders
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLothian and Borders
Ambulance AuthorityScottish
Dialling code01890

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

Chirnside, par. and vil., 1 mile E. of its ry. sta., mid. Berwickshire, 4¾ miles NE. of Duns and 50½ miles SE. of Edinburgh-par., 5553 ac., pop. 1516; vil., pop. 939; P.O., T.O., 1 Bank.

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