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Coldingham, Scottish Borders

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Coldingham, Scottish Borders

Coldingham is a village in Berwickshire, Scottish Borders, on Scotland's southeast coastline, north of Eyemouth.
Administrative CountyScottish Borders
Traditional CountyBerwickshire
OS GridNT9066
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityLothian and Borders

Other names by which Coldingham, Scottish Borders has been known in the past

Coludum ~ Coudingham

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

Coldingham, coast par. and vil., NE. Berwickshire, 3 miles NW. of Eyemouth and 46 miles SE. of Edinburgh -- par., 24,021 ac., pop. 3173; vil., pop. 572; P.O.; has remains of priory, one of the most ancient monastic establishments of Scotland. Coldinghamshire was the name of an ancient jurisdiction in Berwickshire, apparently ecclesiastical, connected with Coldingham Priory. Coldingham Loch is 1½ mile NE. of vil.

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