Newtown Saint Boswells
geographical name village S Scotland SE of Edinburgh; formerly capital of Borders region

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Newtown Saint Boswells — Village (pop., 1991: 1,108), Scottish Borders council area, historic county of Roxburghshire, southeastern Scotland. It lies on the Edinburgh Carlisle railway. Before 1929 its population consisted mainly of railroad employees. Since then its main …   Universalium

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  • St. Boswells — infobox UK place country = Scotland official name= St Boswells gaelic name= scots name= St Boswells population = 1,086 (2001 Census) os grid reference= NT590305 map type=Scotland longitude= 2.645833 latitude=55.570833 unitary scotland= Scottish… …   Wikipedia

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  • Scottish Borders — a council area (= administrative region) of south east Scotland near the border with England. Its name changed from Borders to Scottish Borders in 1995. * * * ▪ council area, Scotland, United Kingdom  council area, southeastern Scotland, its… …   Universalium

  • Borders — ► Región de Gran Bretaña, en el S de Escocia; 4 670 km2 y 103 500 h. Cap., Newtown Saint Boswells. Agricultura. Pesca …   Enciclopedia Universal

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  • List of Church of Scotland parishes — The Church of Scotland, the national church of Scotland, divides the country into presbyteries, which are subdivided into parishes, each served by a parish church, usually with its own minister. Unions and readjustments may however result in a… …   Wikipedia

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