The Clan Pringle Border Tour
Pringle related sites that are open to members of the public:
Smailholm Tower. An early 15th century peel tower built by the Pringles. For opening times and prices visit the Historic Scotland website. For pictures visit our Smailholm page.
Greenknowe Tower. Home of the Covenanter Walter Pringle of Greenknowe. For opening times and prices visit the Historic Scotland website. For pictures visit our Greenknowe page.
Old Gala House, Galashiels. Built by the Pringles in 1583. For opening times and prices visit the Scottish Borders Council website. For pictures visit our Galashiels page.
Melrose Abbey. Contains the ‘Pringle Aisle’ the burial place of the Pringles of Smailholm and Whytbank. For opening times and prices visit the Historic Scotland website.
Torwoodlee Tower, Galashiels. Built by the Pringles in 1601 and still owned by Pringles. For permission to visit contact our Chairman, the owner via his website www.torwoodlee.com. For pictures visit our Torwoodlee page.
Buckholm Tower, Galashiels. Built by John Pringle in 1582. For permission to visit contact our Chairman, the owner via his website www.torwoodlee.com. For pictures visit our Buckholm page.
Haining House, Selkirk. A Palladian mansion begun by Mark Pringle in 1794. For opening times and prices visit www.thehaining.co.uk
Broadmeadows House, Yarrow Valley, Selkirk. Described as a late Georgian country mansion constructed in the Palladian style, it was built by a younger son of the Pringles of Whytbank and Yair. It is located on the Yarrow near Newark Castle. See the website: www.broadmeadowshouse.com. It is available to rent as a holiday home.
Chapelhill b&b Peebles http://www.visitsouthernscotland.co.uk/folder-1035-peebles-bed-and-breakfasts
Borthwick Castle (now a hotel)
Dryburgh Abbey & burial site of Sir Walter Scott of Abbotsford
Floors Castle & Site of Roxburgh Castle
Kelso Abbey and Town
Bowhill House & Newark Castle
Selkirk Town, Yarrow Water Glen, Dryhope Tower and St Mary’s Loch
Neidpath Castle & Peebles Town
Jedburgh Abbey and Town & Mary Queen of Scots House
Edinburgh Castle & Palace of Holyroodhouse
Bewick-upon-Tweed & Castle, Barracks and Town Walls
St Abbs Fishing Village
Pringle of Scotland Outlet Store, Hawick. http://brand.pringlescotland.com/about/stores/outlet-stores/
James Pringle Knitwear Shop, Royal Mile, Edinburgh. http://www.ewm.co.uk/men/men-brands/james-pringle.html