HIETON, a village, in the parish of Roxburgh, district of Kelso; county of Roxburgh, 1 mile (E. by S.) from Kelso; containing 214 inhabitants. This village is pleasantly situated on the turnpike-road leading from Kelso to Jedburgh, and is inhabited chiefly by persons employed in agriculture; the surrounding scenery is varied, and the adjacent lands in a good state of cultivation. There is a parochial school here.

A Topographical dictionary of Scotland. . 1856.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Battle of Hieton — Following Oliver Cromwell s invasion of Scotland in July 1650, and the defeat of the Scots at Dunbar in September, Scotland was occupied by the New Model Army. An English garrison under General Lambert was stationed at Hamilton, in the Hieton… …   Wikipedia

  • Roxburgh —    ROXBURGH, a parish and village, in the county of Roxburgh; containing, with the village of Hieton, 979 inhabitants, of whom 123 are in the village of Roxburgh, 4 miles (S. W.) from Kelso. This place, which in old documents is written… …   A Topographical dictionary of Scotland

  • John Lambert (general) — Infobox Politician (general) name = John Lambert birth date = 1619 birth place = Kirkby Malham residence = death date = 1684 death place = Plymouth Sound office = Lord Deputy of Ireland party = religion = Indepedent spouse = Frances Lister… …   Wikipedia

  • English Civil War timeline — This is a timeline of events leading up to, culminating in, and resulting from the English Civil Wars.Events prior to the English Civil War:main|English Civil War *1625 Charles I of England accedes to the English throne, and shortly after marries …   Wikipedia

  • John Lambert (1619) — John Lambert John Lambert (* 7. September 1619 in Gallon Hall bei Kirkby Malham; † 28. März 1684 auf St. Nicholas im Plymouth Sound) war englischer Politiker und Soldat zu Zeiten des Englischen Bürgerkrieges und des Commonwealth …   Deutsch Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.