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Hermitage Castle in landscape.

This evening, I am posting information on the austere edifice known as Hermitage Castle which is located ¬†six miles north of Newcastleton in the Scottish Borders region and about seventy-one miles south of Edinburgh, Scotland’s capital.

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Clan Armstrong Motto at Gilnockie Tower, Scotland. (Latin term translates as “I remain unvanquished”.)

This morning, I collected tour guest from Edinburgh, Scotland at 0830 and embarked on a trip to the Scottish Borders as follows:

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Ettleton Cemetery, Newcastleton, Scottish Borders.

This evening, I am posting information on Ettleton Cemetery near Newcastleton in the Scottish Borders region.

This burial place is of importance to persons wishing to connect with the Border Reivers era and Clan Armstrong in particular.

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