NT2639 : Old drove road at Gypsy Glen, Peebles

taken 1 year ago, near to Kings Muir, Scottish Borders, Great Britain

Old drove road at Gypsy Glen, Peebles
Old drove road at Gypsy Glen, Peebles
According to the notice board this was the main drove road for moving livestock from the highlands and islands to the north to English markets to the south. Each drove consisted of 100 to 1000 animals walking 10-12 miles per day for several weeks.
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Date Taken
Thursday, 20 July, 2017   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 23 August, 2017
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Suburb, Urban fringe  Roads, Road transport 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 2608 3913 [10m precision]
WGS84: 55:38.4047N 3:10.5536W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 2616 3905
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Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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Cross Borders Drove Road 

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