Tamlane's Well, Selkirk

Grid reference

NT 437 268 (accurate position)

Six-figure easting & northing

343700 626800

Latitude

55.531670359510564

Longitude

-2.8920525232443275

Altitude (metres)

140

County

Selkirkshire

Nearby places

Philiphaugh, settlement, Selkirk (0.64 miles)

St Helen's Loch, Selkirk (1.61 miles)

Selkirk Regis, former parish, Selkirk (2.18 miles)

Selkirk (Abbatis), parish (2.25 miles)

St Mungo's Well, Selkirk (2.33 miles)

Object Classification

Water

Is linear feature?

No

Notes

The Tamlane in question is the protagonist of the ballad "Tam Lin", and this is traditionally where he and Janet met. The form of the name has the mark of Sir WS on it.

Relationships with other parishes

Within Selkirk (Abbatis), parish