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River and Woodland

About This Route

A short circular exploring part of the immaculate Newcastleton village, the Liddel Water and neighbouring woodland. Newcastleton or Copshaw Holm (Copshie) is a good example of a planned village. It was established in 1793 to a plan by William Keir of Whithaugh for the 3rd Duke of Buccleuch.

Statistics

  • Distance

    2 miles

  • Level

    Easy

  • Level Details

    Generally good paths. Boots or strong shoes recommended.

  • Towns

    Newcastleton

  • Altitude Gain

    Negligible

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