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Urray

Urray is a scattered village and coastal parish, consisting of Easter, Old and Wester Urray and is located in the county of Ross in the Scottish council area of the Highland. Urray is also a parish in the district of Wester Ross and Cromarty. It ...

Waternish

Waternish or Vaternish is a peninsula approximately 12 km long on the island of Skye, Scotland, situated between Loch Dunvegan and Loch Snizort in the northwest of the island, and traditionally inhabited and owned by Clan MacLeod whose clan seat ...

West Helmsdale

West Helmsdale is a small settlement, lying on the right bank of the River Helmsdale, on the east coast of Sutherland, Scottish Highlands and is in the Scottish council area of Highland. The village of Helmsdale lies on the left bank of the River ...

West Langwell

West Langwell is a small crofting settlement in Rogart, Sutherland is in the Scottish council area of Highland within the Scottish Highlands. East Langwell is 2 km 3 km South-East of West Langwell, and approximately 8 miles 13 km North of Golspie.

Wester Aberchalder

Wester Aberchalder is a small village, situated on the south shore of Loch Mhor, lying on the Aberchalder Burn, which flows into the loch, in Gorthleck, Inverness-shire, Scottish Highlands and is in the Scottish council area of Highland. Easter A ...

Westerdale, Highland

Westerdale is a scattered crofting village which lies on the River Thurso, located 5 miles directly south of Halkirk, in Caithness, Highland, Scotland. The B870 road passes through the village. In a castle of the 14th-century Dirlot is 3 miles 5 ...

Westfield, Highland

Westfield is a remote village, located 3 miles southeast of Thurso, in Caithness, Scottish Highlands and is in the Scottish council area of Highland. Forss water passes through Westfield.

Weydale

Weydale is a remote scattered crofting settlement, lying 3 miles southeast of Thurso, Caithness, Scottish Highlands and is in the Scottish council area of Highland.

Whiterow

Whiterow is a small coastal hamlet, on the east coast of Caithness, lying 1 miles southeast of Wick, Scottish Highlands and is in the Scottish council area of Highland.

Wiay, Skye

Wiay is a currently uninhabited island in Loch Bracadale in the Inner Hebrides of Scotland. Wiay lies West of the Isle of Skye, 1.4 km 0.87 mi off the coast of Skye, near the village of Ullinish. It is the largest island in Loch Bracadale, with a ...

Windhill

Windhill is a hamlet in Ross and Cromarty, in the Highland council area of Scotland, about halfway between the villages of Beauly and Muir of Ord, beside the A862. It is just to the north of a small stream which marks the boundary of Ross and Cro ...

Auchendinny

Auchendinny is a small village in Glencorse near Penicuik, Midlothian, Scotland. The village had a paper mill at Dalmore, until its closure in 2005. This was Midlothians last remaining papermill and after demolition is now the site of new home de ...

Ballencrieff, East Lothian

Ballencrieff is a rural community in East Lothian, Scotland. It is located between the towns of Aberlady, Drem, Haddington and Longniddry and is approximately 20 miles from Edinburgh. The name comes from the Scottish Gaelic Baile na Craoibhe mean ...

Ballencrieff, West Lothian

Ballencrieff is a settlement in West Lothian, Scotland, situated equidistant between the towns of Bathgate and Torphichen and seven miles south of Linlithgow. Neighbouring towns are Armadale, Blackburn, Livingston, Stoneyburn and Whitburn. Edinbu ...

Bara, East Lothian

Bara, anciently spelt Baro, is an agricultural parish in East Lothian, Scotland, which adjoins the parish of Garvald to the east, and Lauder across the Lammermuir Hills. It is south-west of Haddington. About 1340, Robert de and water, the Prosecu ...

Bathville

Bathville is a village in West Lothian, Scotland. Now forms section Bathville Armadale West Lothian it is situated 1 km South of the city centre and 2 km to the North of Whitburn. Bathville in the middle of the 19th century included only farms, l ...

Biel, East Lothian

Archaeologists from Glasgow University found the remains of a small farmstead over 2000 years old, possibly with a palisade surrounding a roundhouse. Biel property was originally owned by the Earl of Dunbar, Robert Lauder of the bass. Sir James H ...

Bilsdean

Bilsdean is a village between Thorntonloch and Cockburnspath on the East Lothian coast of Scotland. The name of the place comes from Biel, East Lothian, also Biel house, Biel water, Belhaven, and Belhaven Bay.

Black Castle, East Lothian

Black Castle, East Lothian is an Iron Age hillfort with a number of defensive banks, located 5 kilometres south-east of Gifford, East Lothian, Scotland. It is south of the B6355 road, between Darent House and Green Castle hillfort. The Fort is lo ...

Boghall

Boghall is a Council Estate built in the early 1960s in West Lothian, Scotland just to the east of Bathgate. Boghalls two primary school Boghall primary school and St. elementary school R. Columbus. The amenities in Boghall include a post office, ...

Bonnington Aqueduct

The original aqueduct was 10 feet 3.0 m in diameter. The present aqueduct is a concrete replacement, opened in 1978 to allow the road beneath to be widened.

Borthwick

Borthwick is a hamlet, parish and stream in Midlothian, Scotland. The parish includes the 15th century Borthwick Castle, which is to the east of the village and the villages of Gorebridge and North Middleton. Nearby is Newtongrange in the parish ...

Breich

Breich is a small village lying in the western part of West Lothian, Scotland. It lies on the A71, the Edinburgh to Ayrshire road, which also goes to the large town of Livingston 7 miles to the east. It is situated at the junction of the A706, to ...

Broxburn, East Lothian

Broxburn is a hamlet consisting of a handful of scattered houses which serve the Broxmouth estate in East Lothian, Scotland. It is named after the creek upon which it stands, the Brox Burn. It lies about 1.5 miles south-east of Dunbar. On the Bro ...

Burnwynd

Burnwynd is a village on the border between the City of Edinburgh and West Lothian, Scotland. It is situated on the A71 road. Burnwynd is home to approximately twenty houses and also Hatton Tennis Club. Old documents also place Robert Burns in Bu ...

Carnethy Hill

Carnethy Hill, the second highest of the Pentland Hills, is a hill 3 miles north-west of Penicuik, Scotland. It gives its name to the Carnethy 5 hill race held annually since 1971, and Carnethy hill running club. Loganlea reservoir is located in ...

Chesters Hill Fort

Chesters Hill Fort is an Iron Age hill fort in East Lothian, Scotland. It lies one mile south of Drem, 1.5 miles east of Ballencrieff Castle, 2.5 miles north of Haddington, and 2 miles west of Athelstaneford. The name "Chesters" comes from Latin ...

Craigleith

Craigleith is a small island in the Firth of Forth off North Berwick in East Lothian, Scotland. Its name comes from the Scottish Gaelic Creag Lìte meaning "rock of Leith". It is 45 metres at its highest point.

Craigshill

Craigshill is a residential area in the east of Livingston, Scotland, west of Craigshill is the A899, with Howden, Ladywell and Knightsridge beyond, to the north is Houstoun Industrial Estate and the village of Pumpherston.

Crichton, Midlothian

Crichton is a small village and civil parish in Midlothian, Scotland, around 2 miles south of Pathhead and the same distance east of Gorebridge. The second element of the name is clearly from the old English word tūn farm, the village. The first ...

Dechmont

Dechmont is a small village located near Uphall, West Lothian in Scotland. Bangour Village Hospital is located to the west of Dechmont. It has an approximate population of 989 people. Its postal code is EH52. There was said to be an alien encount ...

Dewartown

Dewartown is a small hamlet in Midlothian, Scotland, UK, near Pathhead and Mayfield. Its name relates to the Dewar family who owned the nearby Vogrie house and estate, which is now the country Park Vogrie. The village is known there were five pub ...

Drem

Drem is a small village in East Lothian, Scotland. It is approximately 20 miles east of Edinburgh and is close to Haddington, North Berwick, Dirleton and Gullane. It has a railway station on the Edinburgh to North Berwick line with hourly service ...

East Calder

East Calder has an estate agent, two Scotmid stores and a Tesco Express, a post office, Millers convenience store, a tattoo studio, a bookmaker, a cafe, hair stylists, a nursery, two chip shops, a pizzeria, two Chinese restaurants, a car wash, a ...

East Whitburn

East Whitburn is a small village in Scottish county of West Lothian. Bordering the mining town of Whitburn, East Whitburn has grown significantly in the past few years due to developments of large houses. It has one local store and a hairdressers ...

Easter Howgate

Easter Howgate is a settlement in Midlothian, Scotland, UK, on the A702, two miles north of Penicuik. The Scottish agricultural College maintains a teaching campus and a research farm, which was named "Edinburgh genetics".

Easthouses

Easthouses is a settlement in Midlothian, Scotland, lying to the east of Newtongrange and south of Dalkeith. It forms the northern extension of the settlement of Mayfield, with which it is closely associated, the two communities have a combined p ...

Edgelaw Reservoir

Edgelaw Reservoir is an artificial reservoir in Midlothian, Scotland, UK, four miles west of Temple. It was created in 1880 James Leslie and his son Alexander.

Elphinstone, East Lothian

Elphinstone is a village in East Lothian, Scotland, UK. It lies two miles south-west of Tranent on the B6414, and one mile north-west of Ormiston. Located half a mile West of the village, Elphinstone tower, built in 13th to 15th century, a former ...

Fenton Barns, East Fenton and West Fenton

The hamlets of Fenton Barns, East Fenton and West Fenton make up a rural community in East Lothian, Scotland, approximately 20 miles east of Edinburgh and close to the settlements of North Berwick, Drem, Dirleton and Gullane. In addition to vario ...

Glencorse Reservoir

Glencorse Reservoir is a reservoir in Midlothian, Scotland, UK, two miles west of Glencorse, in the Pentland Hills. It is held by earthen dams, and it was built between 1820 and 1824 by James Jardine to provide water for the mills of Auchendinny, ...

Gorebridge

Gorebridge is a former mining village in Midlothian, Scotland. Gorebridge has an annual gala day, which always takes place on the 3rd Saturday in June. This is very similar to a fair with rides and games. Festive day, traditionally choosing city ...

Greenrigg

Greenrigg is a small village that lies in the west of West Lothian, Scotland. Greenrigg is a short walk from the shops in the bordering village of Harthill, Greenrigg which is initially a part and a quick drive away from Whitburn. The village has ...

Harperrig Reservoir

Harperrig Reservoir is a reservoir in West Lothian, Scotland, UK, to the west of the Pentland Hills, four miles south of Mid Calder. The Water of Leith flows through it, and nearby are Eliburn and Cobbinshaw Reservoirs.

Hillend, Edinburgh

Hillend is a small hamlet in Midlothian, just outside the Scottish capital Edinburgh, best known for the Hillend Ski Centre, an artificial ski slope. It is near the boundary between the area administered by Midlothian and the City of Edinburgh, a ...

Hopefield, Bonnyrigg

Hopefield is an area in the south of Bonnyrigg, Midlothian, occupied by a mid-20th century residential neighbourhood and by an early-21st century, ongoing housing development, built on land dating back to 17th century Polton South Mains Farm. The ...

Innerwick

Innerwick is a coastal civil parish and small village, which lies in the east of East Lothian, 5 miles from Dunbar and approximately 32 miles from Edinburgh.

Innerwick Castle

Innerwick Castle is a ruined castle in East Lothian, Scotland, near the village of Innerwick, 5 miles from Dunbar, on the Thornton Burn, and overlooking Thornton Glen. The castle, built in the 14th century in "the edge of a precipitous Glen", was ...

John Muir Country Park

The John Muir Country Park is an area of woodland, grassland and coastline near Dunbar in East Lothian, Scotland. It is named after John Muir, a famous naturalist and geologist who was born in Dunbar and later emigrated to the United States, wher ...

Kingscavil

Kingscavil is a small settlement in West Lothian lying between Linlithgow and Bridgend on the old A9. In fact, in a single row of houses, Kingscavil was once a school serves a variety of local agricultural settlements, but it is now in private ow ...