Mertoun  Berwickshire


In 1887, John Bartholomew's Gazetteer of the British Isles described Mertoun like this:

Merton (or Mertoun), par., SW. Berwickshire, 6374 ac., pop. 682; Merton House (1702), seat of Lord Polwarth, stands on the Tweed, 2 m. NE. of St Boswells.

Mertoun through time

Mertoun is now part of Scottish Borders district. Click here for graphs and data of how Scottish Borders has changed over two centuries. For statistics about Mertoun itself, go to Units and Statistics.

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Mertoun, in Scottish Borders and Berwickshire | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.


Date accessed: 27th January 2022

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