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Hands Across the Border Cairn, Gretna

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Hands Across the Border Cairn is located in Gretna. Plan your visit to Hands Across the Border Cairn and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our Gretna trip builder.
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  • The monument has an unusual form. It's a traditional border marker between England and Scotland. People place the stones with personal text on it. The location is on the border and exact behind the bo...  more »
  • I would not recommend going out of the way to see this. However, worth it if visiting the Old Toll Bar Cafe which is adjacent  more »
  • Visited again a few weeks ago when passing through the area. It is still lovely, all the stones (so preciously laid) are readable and it is well worth a visit. It was built with care by people who fel...  more »

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