The image top is of the Market Square in
The second image is of the Market Cross.
Cockburnspath Parish Church built from the
1500s is situated just off the Market
The War Memorial and Southern Upland Way
information board are just down from the Market
Square next to the main road.
Cove is a Hamlet on the coast, 1 mile west
of Cockburnspath, where the Southern Upland Way
reaches the coast. The walking route starts at
Cockburnspath, goes to Cove, down the coast for
a short distance, then west towards
There is also a 10 mile Walking Route
between Cockburnspath and Dunbar following the
1503 - the Market Cross was erected by King
James IV to celebrate his marriage to Margaret
Tudor, sister of King Henry VIII of England.
The King gifted land in this area to Margaret,
hoping that would lead to long lasting peace
between Scotland and England.