NT8440 : Coldstream Bridge Toll House

near to Coldstream, Scottish Borders, Great Britain

Coldstream Bridge Toll House
Coldstream Bridge Toll House
This was one of the locations for the performing of irregular Border marriages. This form of marriage took advantage of the mor lax marriage requirements that pertained in Scotland which only required a declaration before witnesses. Such marriages could be performed anywhere in Scotland but were particularly known in the Border Region, especially at Gretna Green.
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Tuesday, 30 December, 2003   (more nearby)
Monday, 19 December, 2005
Toll house   (more nearby)
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OSGB36: geotagged! NT 848 401 [100m precision]
WGS84: 55:39.2513N 2:14.5871W
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OSGB36: geotagged! NT 847 401
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