Things to see and do - Hawick
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Principal town of the Borders, Hawick is an industrial centre whose main activity is up-market knitwear. It is also a market town, with one of the oldest auction rooms in the country, and a busy commercial centre. Hawick's history is one of numerous incursions, fires and destruction, whose main events are recalled during the Common Riding ceremonies, led by the "Cornet".
Tourist attractions Hawick : Things to see and do
1 Tour Knowe GB - Hawick TD9 9BZ
This sturdy fortified house right in the town centre dominated the crossing of the Slitrig Water, a tributary of the Teviot. Now restored - and an attractive inn it charts the history and manufacturing processes of tweed and knitwear. An interactive ..
55 st. High GB - Hawick TD9 9BP
The "Horse" as it is known locally, commemorates the Hornshole victory in 1514 when Hawick's inhabitants avenged their soldiers who had died in the Battle of Flodden the year before, when the English massacred the Scots. During the commemor..
B6399 GB - Hawick TD9
This flattened mound, once the site of a palisaded Norman fort, was definitely man-made. Nowadays this is where sunrise is celebrated on Common Riding Saturday.
17 North Bridge Street Hawick GB - Hawick TD9 9BD
Featuring a restaurant and bar, Elm House Hotel is located in the town of Hawick, in the Scottish Borders. Free Wi-Fi access is available. This hotel offers free parking and free Wi-Fi in all areas. The property is dog friendly and pets are welcome. ..
Main Street, Denholm GB - Denholm TD9 8NU
With free Wi-Fi and free parking on site, The Auld Cross Keys Inn dates back to the 1800s and is situated in the picturesque village of Denholm. It overlooks the village green, and is a few minutes’ walk from the river. Home-cooked food is made from..