From Wikishire
Jump to: navigation, search
Cranshaws Parish Church

Cranshaws is a village and parish in Berwickshire adjacent to the border with East Lothian. It is located nine miles north-west of Duns via the B6355 road.

Of Cranshaws Castle only the tower remains, at Cranshaws Farm on Cranshaws Hill.

Places nearby include Abbey St Bathans to the east; Duns and Longformacus to the south; and Whittingehame, Stenton and Innerwick (in East Lothian) to the north. The Whiteadder Water flows through the parish and forms part of its northern boundary.


  • Brooke, C J (2000) Safe sanctuaries: security and defence in Anglo-Scottish border churches 1290-1690, Edinburgh, pages 50-1
  • Elma Fleming, Berwickshire Monumental Inscriptions XIII Cranshaws, publ. Borders Family History Society

Outside links