ST CUTHBERT'S WAY 12-
Sunday 13th September
On the Saturday we met at our first overnight accommodation Fauhope House guesthouse(an inadequate description of this property) in Gattonside, a mile above the border town of Melrose, the official start of St Cuthbert's Way. On Sunday morning we set out with brave hearts to walk 16.2 miles and ascend 521 metres to Harestanes Countryside Visitor Centre where we would be collected and driven to the nearby town of Jedburgh. Along our route we would cross the Eildon Hills above Melrose, pass Melrose Abbey and Dryburgh Abbey, walk through St Boswells and along the Roman road of Dere Street and pay our respects to Maid Lilliard.
Monday 14th September
On Monday morning we were collected from Allerton House and ferried back to Harestanes to commence our walk to the remote village of Morebattle(More -