Newlands, Peeblesshire

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Grid reference: NT160465
Location: 55°42’20"N, 3°20’17"W
Post town: West Linton
Postcode: EH46
Dialling code: 01968
Local Government
Council: Scottish Borders

Newlands is a hamlet and parish in Peeblesshire. The hamlet lies by a bridge carrying the B7059 road over the Lyne Water, beneath the slopes of White Knowe. The wider parish is bounded by West Linton to the west; by Kirkurd, Stobo and Lyne to the south; by Eddleston to the east; and by Penicuik in Midlothian to the north. It had a population of 653 in 2011.

Little remains of the village today. It has the remains of the Newlands Kirk, and a manse.

The Flemington Path is a signed public footpath between Newlands and Peebles.

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