Cockburnspath Mercat Cross
Things to do in Eyemouth Scottish Borders
Archaeological-Sites in Scotland
Probably erected about 1612, when King James VI granted the village status as a Burgh of barony, although local tradition states that it is older, having been erected to commemorate the marriage of King James IV to Margaret Tudor of England. Carvings show the Scottish Thistle and the Tudor Rose.
Situation – OS ref: NT 774711
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By car: Lies just to the west of the main A1(T) north of Berwick upon Tweed and south of Dunbar.
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