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Polwarth, Scottish Borders

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Polwarth, Scottish Borders

Polwarth is a village and parish in the Scottish Borders area of Scotland. It is located at grid reference NT745502, between Greenlaw and Duns, in the former county of Berwickshire. Other places nearby include the Blackadder Water, Fogo, Langton, Scottish Borders, Longformacus, Marchmont House and Marchmont Estate, Polwarth Parish Church was built in 1703, replacing a 13th century building. Polwarth Castle was situated halfway between Polwarth village and Polwarth Parish Church.
Administrative CountyScottish Borders
Traditional CountyBerwickshire
OS GridNT7450
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityLothian and Borders

Polwarth, Scottish Borders in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Polwarth, par. and vil., mid. Berwickshire - par., 3000 ac., pop. 227; vil., 1 mile N. of Marchmont ry. sta. and 4 miles SW. of Duns; gives the title of baron (1690) to the family of Hepburn-Scott.

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