Lammermuir Hills


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Lammermuir Hills

(lămərmyo͞or`, lăm`ərmyo͞or), range of hills, East Lothian and Scottish Borders, SE Scotland. Meikle Says Law (1,749 ft/533 m) is the highest point. Sheep are grazed in the hills.
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Alternatively, head to Duns in the Scottish Borders and check in to Kidcleugh Hide, a heavenly studio-style getaway that exudes luxury, nestled in the picturesque Lammermuir Hills.
Scottish Ministers has given nod for proposals for around 20 wind turbines in the Lammermuir Hills.
Several Scottish estates in the Lammermuir Hills of the Borders have cut back or cancelled programmes.
The dark ridge of Salisbury Crags and outline of Edinburgh Castle lay northwards, between the Pentland and Lammermuir hills.
Crystal Rig wind farm is in the Lammermuir Hills, approximately 401km southeast of Edinburgh.
In The Little Ice Age Fagan explains, "In the thirteenth century, shepherds complained about the encroaching cultivation of prized grazing range, and on the summits of southeastern Scotland's Lammermuir Hills, 320 meters above sea level.
Before she died in 1702, she purchased the estate of Lethington, south of Haddington, in the Lammermuir Hills, of East Lothian, and in memory of her title as Duchess of Lennox, she requested the estate's name to be changed to Lennoxlove.
Mr Menotti, an Italianborn US citizen, bought Yester House, at the foot of the Lammermuir Hills, in the early 1970s.
Lammermuir Hills, just inland, have extensive grouse moors, rolling farmland and wooded valleys.
Behind, are the Lammermuir Hills, and in Cockburnspath, only a mile and a half, is a school and post office.
During the summer, when the castle is open to the public, the family live at their house near Lauder in the Lammermuir Hills of borderland Scotland.