Selkirkshire is a British county in Scotland. It is next to Berwickshire, Peeblesshire and Midlothian. The whole of Selkirkshire is in the Scottish Borders council area. The shire is named after the town of Selkirk.
Selkirkshire's county town is the Royal Burgh of Selkirk.
Local government[change | change source]
In 1975 a new Borders Region was made. Selkirkshire was made part of a district called Etterick and Lauderdale. Etterick and Lauderdale District Council was ended in 1996.
Selkirkshire is now all in the Scottish Borders Council Area.
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