Leadburn, settlement, Penicuik

Grid reference

NT 234 554 (accurate position)

Six-figure easting & northing

323400 655400

Latitude

55.78585568351855

Longitude

-3.221604564993613

County

Midlothian

Nearby places

St Mary's Chapel, Mount Lothian, Penicuik (2.67 miles)

Mount Lothian, former parish, Penicuik (2.67 miles)

St Mungo's Well, Penicuik (2.8 miles)

Penicuik, parish (2.8 miles)

St Mungo's Church, Penicuik (2.8 miles)

Object Classification

Settlement

Is linear feature?

No

Notes

See Watson 1926, 142 for discussion of this name. Though he does not connect the name Legbernard to Leadburn, the fact that Leadburn/Legbearnard and Halls (earlier Hallhouse et sim.) appear together in the record suggests that they are the same place (Dixon 1947, 182)/

Relationships with other parishes

Within Penicuik, parish