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Baddinsgill Reservoir

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Record Detail

  • Organisation
    RCAHMS
  • Alternative name(s)
    BADDINGSGILL RESERVOIR, LYNE WATER
  • Canmore ID
    292025
  • Site type
    DAM, RESERVOIR, SLUICE
  • Parish
    LINTON (TWEEDDALE)
  • Council
    PEEBLES-SHIRE
  • NGR
    NT 12890 55390
  • Latitude, longitude
    55.783946N, 3.390553W
  • Archeological notes
    N/A
  • Architectural notes
    NT15NW 9 centred 12837 58825 Baddinsgill Reservoir is situated about 500m NNW of Baddinsgill House (NT15SW 70) and dams the Lyne Water. The masonry and earth dam and sluice are at NT 12890 55390 with the Waterman's Cootage at NT 12606 55357. The reservoir occupies about 23.7 hectares. Information from RCAHMS (DE), December 2007

1st edition 6-inch maps

TitleDateOther parishes/counties
 Ordnance Survey six-inch to the mile, Edinburghshire, Sheet 171852-53
 Ordnance Survey six-inch to the mile, Peebles-shire, Sheet V1856

1st edition 25-inch maps

TitleDateOther parishes/counties
 Ordnance Survey 25 inch to the mile Peebles, Sheet 005.011856