Biggar Water

Biggar Water is a river in and Peeblesshire, in the Southern Uplands of . It forms part of the River Tweed system. It rises, as Biggar Burn, in the north-east of the parish of and flows about 6+3⁄4 miles generally south-westerly toward the town of Biggar, where it becomes Biggar Water.

Notable Places in the Area

Ruins
is a ruined 16th-century stone tower house, located in the upper Tweed Valley in the area of , and similarly south of the village of . is situated 1½ miles southwest of Biggar Water. Photo: Walter Baxter, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Garden
is a botanic garden and arboretum covering 25 hectares at on the B712, 8 miles south of in the region of , OS ref. is situated 2½ miles east of Biggar Water. Photo: Rosser1954, Public domain.

Building
, also known as Dalwick Church, is located within the Parish of in the area of . is situated 2½ miles east of Biggar Water. Photo: Rosser1954, Public domain.

Building
is a historic house at Dawyck, in the parish of in the former Peeblesshire, in the area of . is situated 2½ miles east of Biggar Water. Photo: Renata, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

Village
is a village in Tweeddale in the historical county of Peeblesshire in the council area, in the south of Scotland, in the civil parish of , Glenholm and Kilbucho and Upper Tweed Community Council. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Village
is a parish, community council area and village in Peeblesshire in the is situated 4 miles northwest of Biggar Water.

is a small market town historically in Lanarkshire and now within , nowadays a commuter town for both Edinburgh and Glasgow. Photo: Fox-Talbot, Public domain.

Biggar Water

Latitude
55.6° or 55° 36' north
Longitude
-3.3833° or 3° 23' west
Open Location Code
9C7RHJX8+XM
Elevation
620 feet (189 metres)
Geo­Names ID
2655691

Also Known As

  • Cebuano: Biggar Water
  • Swedish: Biggar Water

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