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patv52

United Kingdom
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Posted - 08 November 2010 :  13:07:44  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Can anyone tell me where tweedaleburn toll would have been in eddleston as my gt grandfather x3 was the tollkeeper there in the 1851 cencus.

terianne

United Kingdom
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Posted - 08 November 2010 :  21:53:00  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
not sure it would come under Eddleston
Tweeddaleburn is east of Leadburn



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patv52

United Kingdom
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Posted - 12 November 2010 :  01:05:37  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Thanks Ann, but on my gt gt gt grandfathers death extract is definitely stated place of death as 1860 tweed Dale burn Toll Eddleston and buried in Eddleston church yard. I'm a bit confused !
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terianne

United Kingdom
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Posted - 17 November 2010 :  00:02:57  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
it would appear that the old parish boundary for eddleston extend as far as tweeddaleburn/leadburn so that might explain your relatives info - tolls were generally at or near parish boundarys


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patv52

United Kingdom
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Posted - 14 February 2012 :  10:37:50  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Thanks everyone. Found the house on an unnamed road between the main road into Eddleston and Gorebridge.
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