Whiteside Peel or tower is a ruined example of Borders tower near Mellerstain House. You can walk to from the main house but not signposted.

It was built by the Haitlie family sometime in 15th century and held it until 1640 when it passed to Edmonstones and on to Baillies of Mellerstain House.

Baillie Edmonstone
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Sholto Ramsay Thursday, 17 May 2012 9 Print