List of names as written Various modes of spelling Authorities for spelling Situation Description remarks
Site of PEEBLES CASTLE Site of Peebles Castle
Site of Peebles Castle
Mr William Blackwood
Mr John Buchan
013 [Situation] Western Extremity of the High Street
This name applies to the place where the Old Castle of Peebles Once stood. This Castle was a favourite residence of many of the Kings of Scotland during their hunting excursions at, and around Peebles. It must have been long since removed as none of the inhabitants could give any information Concerning it

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Town of Peebles

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" The parish Church was built in 1704 and stands
at the west End of the High Street on a small eminence,
on which the Castle of Peebles formerly stood."
New Stat: Acct: [Statistical Account] of Peebles-shire P. [Page] 17

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