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Learn about the beautiful and historic churches, cathedrals and abbeys found in the Scottish Borders.
Walk amongst the magnificent ruins of the medieval abbeys of Melrose, Jedburgh, Kelso and Dryburgh, and see the remains of a Trinitarian Friary at Cross Kirk.
Churches, Cathedrals & Abbeys
One of the four border abbeys, Jedburgh Abbey was founded by David I in around 1138 for Augustinian canons.
Visit the magnificent Kelso Abbey in the Scottish Borders, dating as far back as the 12th century.
Perhaps the most beautiful of all the Border Abbeys, the ruins of Dryburgh Abbey are remarkably complete and surrounded by beautiful grounds.
Melrose Abbey is a magnificent ruin on a grand scale with lavishly decorated masonry.
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