Pinkie  Midlothian


In 1887, John Bartholomew's Gazetteer of the British Isles described Pinkie like this:

Pinkie House, seat, Inveresk par., Edinburghshire, in E. vicinity of Musselburgh; the battle of Pinkie, where the English, under the Duke of Somerset, defeated the Scots, was fought in 1547.

Additional information about this locality is available for Prestonpans

Pinkie through time

Pinkie is now part of East Lothian district. Click here for graphs and data of how East Lothian has changed over two centuries. For statistics about Pinkie itself, go to Units and Statistics.

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Pinkie, in East Lothian and Midlothian | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.


Date accessed: 20th June 2024

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