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All reviews eildon hills dryburgh abbey funeral procession sir walter scott scottish borders admire the view overlooking the valley lovely view sunny day vantage point beautiful landscape worth the detour short stop well worth a visit tweed river wallace monument car park
This was a favorite view of Sir Walter Scott and as others have stated his funeral procession stopped on it's way for one last glimpse of this beautiful countryside.
Just a few moments to revel in the Scottish countryside.
This beautiful countryside is hard to describe as it is equal to any view in all of Scotland. The side story of Scott's funeral procession horse drawn hearse, pausing one last time for Scott to enjoy the view is completely understandable!
This view has been a source of creative inspiration over the centuries and stands as a fine tribute to Scott. We love this part of Scotland, with the Abbey and the wonderful array of mature deciduous trees standing so perfectly in harmony with the undulating...More
You can leave Jedburgh making for Melrose and I think you have to turn off on to a minor road. I called at the statue of William Wallace (Braveheart) on the way but it is tucked away although very impressive. Scotts View is... More
You can leave Jedburgh making for Melrose and I think you have to turn off on to a minor road. I called at the statue of William Wallace (Braveheart) on the way but it is tucked away although very impressive. Scotts View is well sign posted on brown tourist signs.
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