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Manderston

A historical perspective, drawn from the Ordnance Gazetteer of Scotland: A Survey of Scottish Topography, Statistical, Biographical and Historical, edited by Francis H. Groome and originally published in parts by Thomas C. Jack, Grange Publishing Works, Edinburgh between 1882 and 1885.

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Manderston, a fine modern mansion in Duns parish, Berwickshire, 1¾ mile E by N of Duns town. Its owner, Sir William Miller, Bart. (b. 1809; cre. 1874), was Liberal M. P. for Leith 1859-68, and for Berwickshire 1873-74. He holds 961 acres in Berwick and 172 in Haddington shires, valued at £2970 and £923 per annum.—Ord. Sur., sh. 34, 1864.

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