Mossburnford Tower

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Site Type TOWER
Canmore ID 56845
Site Number NT61NE 12
NGR NT 6758 1684
Council SCOTTISH BORDERS, THE
Parish JEDBURGH
Former Region BORDERS
Former District ROXBURGH
Former County ROXBURGHSHIRE
Datum OSGB36 - NGR

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Archaeological Notes

NT61NE 12 6758 1684.

(NT 6758 1684) Mossburnford Tower (NR) (Site of)
OS 6"map, Roxburghshire, (1918-38).

'This is the site of one of those strongholds or Peel so numerous along the borders. The foundations still remain and are visible where the road crosses them.
Name Book 1854.

No visible signs of any remains exist.
Visited by OS(WC) 12 December 1952.

Confirmed by OS surveyor.
Visited by OS(RD) 24 January 1967.

 
Books and References

Ordnance Survey (Name Book) Object Name Books of the Ordnance Survey (6 inch and 1/2500 scale). Held at RCAHMS on micro fiche.
Page(s): Book No.18, 145 Held at RCAHMS Ref

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