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A district of Bonnyrigg in Midlothian, Broomieknowe is located at the northern end of the High Street and takes its name from the summit on which it lies. It principally comprises 19th C. stone-built detached properties which are now protected as a conservation area. It gives its name to various street names (such as Broomieknowe, Upper Broomieknowe, Lower Broomieknowe, Broomieknowe Gardens and Broomieknowe Park). It also gave its name to Broomieknowe Golf Club and to a station on the Esk Valley Railway, which operated between 1868 and 1951. The eastern portal of Broomieknowe Railway Tunnel can still be seen on the west side of Bonnyrigg High Street.

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