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Kelso, Scottish Borders

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Kelso (Kelsae Cealsaidh) is a market town in the Scottish Borders area of Scotland. [1]

68 relations: Adam Roxburgh, Alan Tait, Alistair Moffat, Andrew Ker, Avonmouth, Berwickshire, Roxburgh and Selkirk (UK Parliament constituency), Calchfynydd, Carlisle, Cumbria, Charles Edward Stuart, Clan Kerr, Donald Farmer, Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire (Scottish Parliament constituency), Floors Castle, Georgiana Solomon, Holydean, Horatius Bonar, Ivor Emmanuel, James Ballantyne, James Brunlees, James Thomson (poet, born 1700), Jane Lundie Bonar, John Jeffrey, John Rennie the Elder, Joug, Kelso Abbey, Kelso Bridge, Kelso High School, Scotland, Kelso RFC, Kelso, Washington, London Bridge, Matthew Pinsent, Melrose RFC, National Hunt racing, Orchies, Petrosomatoglyph, Pontrhydyfen, Richard Burton, Riot Act, River Teviot, River Tweed, Robert Allan Smith, Robert II of Scotland, Robert Lorimer, Roger Baird, Roxburgh, Roxburgh, Ettrick and Lauderdale, Roxburghshire, Rugby sevens, Rugby union, Ryan Flannigan, ..., Scotland, Scott Newlands, Scottish Borders, Scottish Reformation, Shires of Scotland, Sister city, South Wales Valleys, Thomas Pringle, Tom Nevin, Victoria Cross, Walter Scott, Washington (state), Waterloo Bridge, Whitehaven, William Adam (architect), William Fairbairn, William Henry Ogilvie, William Purves (banker). Expand index (18 more) »

Adam Roxburgh

Adam Roxburgh (born 14 April 1970) is a rugby union coach and former player who made eight appearances for the Scotland national rugby union team.

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Alan Tait

Alan Victor Tait (born 2 November 1964) is a Scottish dual-code rugby footballer, and coach.

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Alistair Moffat

Alistair Murray Moffat (born 16 June 1950, Kelso, Scotland) is an award-winning Scottish writer and journalist, former director of the Edinburgh Festival Fringe, and former Rector of the University of St Andrews.

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Andrew Ker

Andrew Burgher Michael Ker (born 16 October 1954 in Kelso, Scottish Borders) is a Scottish rugby union and cricket player.

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Avonmouth

Avonmouth is a port and outer suburb of Bristol, England facing two rivers: the reinforced north bank of the final stage of the Avon which rises at sources in Wiltshire, Gloucestershire and Somerset; and the eastern shore of the Severn Estuary.

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Berwickshire, Roxburgh and Selkirk (UK Parliament constituency)

Berwickshire, Roxburgh and Selkirk is a constituency of the British House of Commons, located in the south of Scotland within the Scottish Borders council area.

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Calchfynydd

Calchfynydd (Welsh calch "lime" + mynydd "mountain") was an obscure Britonnic kingdom or sub-kingdom of sub-Roman Britain.

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Carlisle, Cumbria

Carlisle (or from Cumbric: Caer Luel Cathair Luail) is the county town of Cumbria.

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Charles Edward Stuart

Charles Edward Louis John Casimir Sylvester Severino Maria Stuart (31 December 1720 – 31 January 1788) was the elder son of James Francis Edward Stuart, grandson of James II and VII and after 1766 the Stuart claimant to the throne of Great Britain.

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Clan Kerr

Clan Kerr is a Scottish clan whose origins lie in the Scottish Borders.

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Donald Farmer

Lieutenant-Colonel Donald Dickson Farmer VC MSM (28 May 1877 – 23 December 1956) was a Scottish recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest and most prestigious award for gallantry in the face of the enemy that can be awarded to British and Commonwealth forces.

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Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire (Scottish Parliament constituency)

Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire is a constituency of the Scottish Parliament (Holyrood).

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Floors Castle

Floors Castle, in Roxburghshire, south-east Scotland, is the seat of the Duke of Roxburghe.

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Georgiana Solomon

Georgiana Margaret Solomon (born 18 August 1844 – 24 June 1933) was a British suffragette and member of the Women's Social and Political Union.

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Holydean

Halydean (pronounced "Hollydeen," and also spelled "Holydean") is a Scottish feudal Crown Barony and Lordship in Roxburghshire in the neighbourhood of Kelso, in the Borderlands of Scotland, along the River Tweed.

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Horatius Bonar

Horatius Bonar (19 December 180831 July 1889), a contemporary and acquaintance of Robert Murray M'cheyne was a Scottish churchman and poet.

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Ivor Emmanuel

Ivor Lewis Emmanuel (7 November 1927 – 20 July 2007) was a Welsh musical theatre and television singer and actor.

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James Ballantyne

James Ballantyne (1772–1833) was an editor and publisher who worked for his friend Sir Walter Scott.

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James Brunlees

Sir James Brunlees FRSE MICE (1816 – 1892) was a Scottish civil engineer.

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James Thomson (poet, born 1700)

James Thomson (c. 11 September 1700 – 27 August 1748) was a British poet and playwright, known for his poems The Seasons and The Castle of Indolence, and for the lyrics of "Rule, Britannia!".

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Jane Lundie Bonar

Jane Lundie Bonar (December 1821 – 3 December 1884) was a Scottish hymnwriter.

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John Jeffrey

John Jeffrey (born 25 March 1959 in Kelso in the Scottish Borders) is a Scottish former international rugby union player.

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John Rennie the Elder

John Rennie FRSE FRS (7 June 1761 – 4 October 1821) was a Scottish civil engineer who designed many bridges, canals, and docks.

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Joug

The joug or scottish pint was a Scottish unit of measurement of liquids that was in use from at least 1661, (possibly 15th century), until the early 19th century.

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Kelso Abbey

Kelso Abbey is a ruined Scottish abbey in Kelso, Scotland.

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Kelso Bridge

The Kelso Bridge or Rennie's Bridge is a bridge across the River Tweed at Kelso, in the Scottish Borders.

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Kelso High School, Scotland

Kelso High School is a secondary school in Kelso, Scotland, under the control of the Scottish Borders Council.

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Kelso RFC

Kelso Rugby Football Club are a rugby union team founded in 1876.

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Kelso, Washington

Kelso is a city in the southwestern part of the U.S. state of Washington and is the county seat of Cowlitz County.

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London Bridge

Several bridges named London Bridge have spanned the River Thames between the City of London and Southwark, in central London.

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Matthew Pinsent

Sir Matthew Clive Pinsent, CBE (born 10 October 1970) is an English rower and broadcaster.

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Melrose RFC

Melrose Rugby Football Club is a rugby union club located in the town of Melrose in the Scottish Borders.

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National Hunt racing

In horse racing in the United Kingdom, France and Ireland, National Hunt racing requires horses to jump fences and ditches.

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Orchies

Orchies (Dutch: Oorschie) is a commune in the department of Nord in the Hauts-de-France region of northern France.

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Petrosomatoglyph

A petrosomatoglyph is a supposed image of parts of a human or animal body in rock.

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Pontrhydyfen

Pontrhydyfen (or Pont-rhyd-y-fen) is a small village in the Afan Valley, in Neath Port Talbot county borough in Wales.

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Richard Burton

Richard Burton, CBE (born Richard Walter Jenkins Jr.; 10 November 19255 August 1984) was a Welsh actor.

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Riot Act

The Riot Act 1714 (1 Geo.1 St.2 c.5) was an Act of the Parliament of Great Britain that authorized local authorities to declare any group of twelve or more people to be unlawfully assembled, and thus have to disperse or face punitive action.

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River Teviot

The River Teviot, or Teviot Water, is a river of the Scottish Borders area of Scotland, and a tributary of the River Tweed.

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River Tweed

The River Tweed, or Tweed Water (Abhainn Thuaidh, Watter o Tweid), is a river long that flows east across the Border region in Scotland and northern England.

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Robert Allan Smith

Robert Allan Smith CBE FRS PRSE (14 May 1909 – 16 May 1980) was a Scottish mathematician and physicist.

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Robert II of Scotland

Robert II (2 March 1316 – 19 April 1390) reigned as King of Scots from 1371 to his death as the first monarch of the House of Stewart.

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Robert Lorimer

Sir Robert Stodart Lorimer, KBE (4 November 1864 – 13 September 1929) was a prolific Scottish architect and furniture designer noted for his sensitive restorations of historic houses and castles, for new work in Scots Baronial and Gothic Revival styles, and for promotion of the Arts and Crafts movement.

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Roger Baird

Gavin Roger Todd Baird (born 12 April 1960 in Kelso, Scotland) is a former Scottish rugby union player, who won 27 caps playing on the wing for between 1981 and 1988.

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Roxburgh

Roxburgh, also known as Rosbroch, is a civil parish and now-destroyed royal burgh, in its eponymous historic county of Roxburghshire in the Scottish Borders.

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Roxburgh, Ettrick and Lauderdale

Roxburgh, Ettrick and Lauderdale (Rosbrog, Eadaraig agus Srath Labhdair in Scottish Gaelic) is a lieutenancy area of Scotland.

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Roxburghshire

Roxburghshire or the County of Roxburgh is a historic county and registration county in the Southern Uplands of Scotland.

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Rugby sevens

Rugby sevens (commonly known simply as sevens), and originally known as Seven-a-side rugby is a variant of rugby union in which teams are made up of seven players playing seven minute halves, instead of the usual 15 players playing 40 minute halves.

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Rugby union

Rugby union, commonly known in most of the world as rugby, is a contact team sport which originated in England in the first half of the 19th century.

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Ryan Flannigan

Ryan Flannigan (born 30 June 1988) is a Scottish cricketer.

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Scotland

Scotland (Alba) is a country that is part of the United Kingdom and covers the northern third of the island of Great Britain.

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Scott Newlands

Scott Newlands (born 1985) is a Scottish professional rugby player, currently with US Carcassonne in the second tier of French rugby.

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Scottish Borders

The Scottish Borders (The Mairches, "The Marches"; Scottish Gaelic: Crìochan na h-Alba) is one of 32 council areas of Scotland.

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Scottish Reformation

The Scottish Reformation was the process by which Scotland broke with the Papacy and developed a predominantly Calvinist national Kirk (church), which was strongly Presbyterian in outlook.

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Shires of Scotland

The counties or shires of Scotland (Siorrachdan na h-Alba) are geographic subdivisions of Scotland established in the Middle Ages.

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Sister city

Twin towns or sister cities are a form of legal or social agreement between towns, cities, counties, oblasts, prefectures, provinces, regions, states, and even countries in geographically and politically distinct areas to promote cultural and commercial ties.

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South Wales Valleys

The South Wales Valleys (Cymoedd De Cymru) are a group of industrialised valleys in South Wales.

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Thomas Pringle

Thomas Pringle (5 January 1789 – 5 December 1834) was a Scottish writer, poet and abolitionist.

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Tom Nevin

Thomas 'Tom' Nevin (1916-1972) was an Australian rugby league player of the 1930s and 1940s.

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Victoria Cross

The Victoria Cross (VC) is the highest award of the British honours system.

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Walter Scott

Sir Walter Scott, 1st Baronet (15 August 1771 – 21 September 1832) was a Scottish historical novelist, playwright, poet and historian.

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Washington (state)

Washington, officially the State of Washington, is a state in the Pacific Northwest region of the United States.

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Waterloo Bridge

Waterloo Bridge is a road and foot traffic bridge crossing the River Thames in London, between Blackfriars Bridge and Hungerford Bridge.

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Whitehaven

Whitehaven is a town and port on the coast of Cumbria, England.

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William Adam (architect)

William Adam (1689 – 24 June 1748) was a Scottish architect, mason, and entrepreneur.

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William Fairbairn

Sir William Fairbairn, 1st Baronet of Ardwick (19 February 1789 – 18 August 1874) was a Scottish civil engineer, structural engineer and shipbuilder.

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William Henry Ogilvie

Will H. Ogilvie (21 August 1869 – 30 January 1963) was a Scottish-Australian narrative poet and horseman, jackaroo, and drover, and described as a quiet-spoken handsome Scot of medium height, with a fair moustache and red complexion.

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William Purves (banker)

Sir William "Willie" Purves CBE, DSO, GBM (born 27 December 1931) was the first Group Chairman of HSBC Holdings following the creation of a holding company to act as parent to The Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation and the Midland Bank following the former's acquisition of Midland in 1992.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kelso,_Scottish_Borders

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