Borders Region


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Borders Region

n
(Placename) a former local government region in S Scotland, formed in 1975 from Berwick, Peebles, Roxburgh, Selkirk, and part of Midlothian; replaced in 1996 by Scottish Borders council area
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Prince Abdullah bin Abdulaziz bin Musaed bin Jalawi Al Saud, Governor of the Northern Borders Region, has passed away.
While the Scottish Borders region is best known for its colorful history, it's also famous for its rocks, which tell the story of the death of the ancient Iapetus Ocean.
The small fortified tower was designed to protect its owners from violent armed raids that were common in the Borders region at the time.