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Town Square,Kelso, Scotland.

This evening, I am posting information on the town of Kelso in the Scottish Borders region.

Kelso is about 44 miles S.E. of Edinburgh and impresses as a pleasant place. The town is well endowed with hotels, shops and restaurants.

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Floors Castle, Kelso, Scotland.

This evening, I mam posting information on Floors Castle  which is located near Kelso  in the Scottish Borders. This spectacular mansion stands on a terrace overlooking the River Tweed. Key facts:

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Floors Castle, Kelso, Scotland

Today, our focus was places and activities in and around Kelso in the Scottish Borders region.

Floors Castle

Firstly, we all visited the magnificent Floors Castle which is the largest inhabited house in Scotland being home to the Tenth Duke of Roxburghe and family. The Castle was built in 1721 to design by Robert Adam with subsequent enlargement in 1830s to design of William Playfair. Inside are paintings, porcelain, tapestries and furniture plus insights into the family’s history.

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