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Arch at Kelso Abbey, Scottish Borders.

My blog tonight focuses on Kelso Abbey in the Scottish Borders region. Kelso is a small town (pop 12,000)  ) about forty-four miles SSE of Edinburgh.

Read more on Visit Kelso Abbey, Scotland…



Image of Christ at Melrose Abbey

This evening, I am focusing on Melrose Abbey in the Scottish Borders region, about forty miles south of Edinburgh.

Melrose is one of a  group of four ruined abbeys which date from medieval times, the others being Dryburgh,Jedburgh and Kelso.

Read more on Visit Melrose Abbey, Scotland…



Jedburgh Abbey, Scottish Borders.

This evening, my focus is on historic Jedburgh Abbey which is located in the town of Jedburgh in the Scottish Borders, about 1 hour drive south of Edinburgh. A stunning ruin on the way south to England. The name describes a fortified town on the River Jed which runs nearby.

Read more on Visit Jedburgh Abbey, Scotland…