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A public housing scheme which forms the southernmost section of Gorebridge in Midlothian, Birkenside is notable as the most southerly point served by Lothian Transport buses, with services 29 and 33 terminating here on Powderhall Brae, 10 miles (16 km) south of Edinburgh city centre. The estate was built in the 1950s and comprises c. 240 homes, many of which are now in private ownership. A small private housing development was built here in the 1990's.

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