Things to see and do - Innerleithen
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Innerleithen Travel guide
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This charming country town lies at the confluence of the River Leithen and River Tweed, which is wide and winding at this stage. Innerleithen is a wool town that has grown from a small rural village which prospered with the opening of its first factory, founded by Alexander Brodie, in 1790.
Tourist attractions Innerleithen : Things to see and do
On the south bank of the Tweed, 10 km south-east of Peebles, the white mass of Traquair rises above the greenery. A treasure trove of jewels, relics, traditions and legends illustrates the long history of this family. It was first a 12C hunting house..
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Interesting witnesses of the past, the works stopped in 1986 but you can still see how printing was done here in the early 20C.
Walter Scott, in his novel St Ronan's Wells, popularised the therapeutic benefits of this mineral source. The wells' hey-day is passed but the little building overlooking the town has been restored and contains a museum devoted to the spa baths.
54 High Street Innerleithen GB - Innerleithen EH44 6HF
Tweedside Hotel is located in Innerleithen and a short stroll from the River Tweed. This traditional, family-run hotel features a restaurant and bar. The rooms at Tweedside Hotel have attractive, modern décor. All rooms have a flat-screen TV, free W..