Kelso is a small market town in the region of southern Scotland. Its name probably derives from Calk Heugh - the "chalk outcrop" which its two rivers cut through.

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, in Roxburghshire, south-east Scotland, is the seat of the Duke of Roxburghe. is situated 1¼ miles northwest of Kelso. Photo: Richard Slessor, CC BY-SA 2.0.

is a ruined Scottish abbey in Kelso, . Photo: ArchHist, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Photo: wfmillar, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Photo: Walter Baxter, CC BY-SA 2.0.

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is a small village near Kelso in the area of . is situated 2 miles north of Kelso.

is a village and civil parish in the historic county of Roxburghshire, a division of the . is situated 3 miles north of Kelso. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 2.0.


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