The Toll house Circular
About This Route
This is a pleasant short circular route crossing the Leithen Water and the River Tweed over the Haughhead Viaduct part of the infrastructure of the old railway line. Haughhead Viaduct was a railway bridge and is category B listed, comprising six-spans with a combination of stone piers and iron girders. The Toll House once collected money to fund the road works that were undertaken by Turnpike Trusts after 1751.
Melrose, Bowden, Morebattle, Cessford, Newtown St Boswells, Harestanes, Maxton, Kirk & Town Yetholm