Little did we realise when we moved here from Edinburgh all those years ago was just how rich the history of this remote valley is.
Of course, we soon found the Hut Circle remains left by the Ancient Celts. They were after all marked on old maps. They are situated on the higher ground of the protected Flood Plain of the Ettrick Water.
We then started work on the neglected old vegetable patch, and kept digging up Roman nails. Further digging of a different…Continue