Lilliesleaf  Roxburghshire


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

Lilliesleaf, par. and vil., Roxburghshire - par., 6673 ac., pop. 718; vil., 3 miles W. of Belses sta. and 6 miles SW. of St Boswells sta.; P.O., T.O.; is charmingly situated on Ale Water, and is much frequented by artists; Lilliesleaf Moor was a resort of the Covenanters.

Lilliesleaf through time

Lilliesleaf 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 Lilliesleaf itself, go to Units and Statistics.

How to reference this page:

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


Date accessed: 27th January 2022

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