The Society’s book, ‘Second to None: A History of Coldstream’, published in 2010, reviews the history of Coldstream and the surrounding area from the development of its early forts and settlements to the present day.

The book’s chapters include:

  • Early Forts and Settlements
  • Coldstream Priory
  • Flodden
  • Old Coldstream
  • Coldstream’s Institutions
  • The Hirsel and Lees
  • Wars and Coldstream
  • Modern Coldstream
  • Coldstream Civic Week
  • Civic Week
  • Coldstream Exiles

Two years in the making, the book was researched and written by Society members Will Murray, Trevor Swan, John Elliot, Derek Balmbro and Gerald Tait, along with local historians Michael Hickman and James Bell.

So far, nearly 600 copies have been sold and we still have copies for sale, priced £12.99 – please contact us.

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