"Melrose and the Abbey" Melrose by stevezero

Melrose Travel Guide: 21 reviews and 62 photos

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Melrose is a quaint town in the Borders region of Scotland. it is domnated by the magnificent ruin which is Melrose Abbey
Not far from the town is also the remains of an old Roman settlement, Trimontium. This included a fort large enough to house 800 cavalry, and what was probably the most northerly amphitheatre in the Roman Empire.

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