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Old Buckholm

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Record Detail

  • Organisation
  • Alternative name(s)
  • Canmore ID
  • Site type
  • Parish
  • Council
  • NGR
    NT 483 379
  • Latitude, longitude
    55.631903N, 2.822713W
  • Archaeological notes
    NT43NE 9.01 483 379 A farmstead comprising one unroofed building, three partially roofed buildings, two of which are long buildings, three roofed buildings, one of which is annotated Buckholm Tower (NT43NE 9), and four enclosures is depicted on the 1st edition of the OS 6-inch map (Roxburghshire 1854-62-3, sheet iii). Two partially roofed buildings, two roofed buildings and three enclosures, one of which is incomplete, are shown on the current edition of the OS 1:10000 map (1983). Information from RCAHMS (SAH) 13 July 2000
  • Architectural notes

Related material information


  • 1142450 (4/2/2009)
    Oblique aerial view centred on the remains of rig and furrow cultivation with the remains of the tower house adjacent railway tunnel, taken from the NE.


  • 180378 ()
    Photographic copy of drawing showing proposed plan.

1st edition 6-inch maps

TitleDateOther parishes/counties
 Ordnance Survey six-inch to the mile, Selkirkshire, Sheet IV1858
 Ordnance Survey six-inch to the mile, Roxburghshire, Sheet III1859

1st edition 25-inch maps

TitleDateOther parishes/counties
 Ordnance Survey 25 inch to the mile Selkirk, Sheet 004.131858
 Ordnance Survey 25 inch to the mile Selkirk, Sheet 004.131858
 Ordnance Survey 25 inch to the mile Roxburgh, Sheet 003.101859