NT4728 : The County Hotel, Selkirk

taken 7 years ago, near to Selkirk, Scottish Borders, Great Britain

The County Hotel, Selkirk
The County Hotel, Selkirk
Formerly known as 'The Grapes Inn', a good example of a 19th century coaching inn. Visited by many famous people including the Duke of Wellington, the Ettrick Shepherd poet James Hogg, and John Wesley.

Above the door is the life-size statue of Red Dog Souter, a famous racing greyhound owned by a former proprietor of the hotel, see NT4728 : Red Dog Souter.

Information from the Town Trail booklet.
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Date Taken
Monday, 3 June, 2013   (more nearby)
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Thursday, 1 August, 2013
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Historic sites and artefacts  Business, Retail, Services  City, Town centre 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 470 285 [100m precision]
WGS84: 55:32.8710N 2:50.4841W
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OSGB36: geotagged! NT 470 285
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