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English nameBrunstane
Gaelic nameno Gaelic form
Meaning

Location and type of place name

LocationEdinburgh
Local authorityCity of Edinburgh ~ Baile Dhùn Èideann
Parish post 1891
County post 1891City of Edinburgh ~ Baile Dhùn Èideann
Topographical feature typeSettlement ~ Tuineachadh
Post townEDINBURGH
Postcode areaEH15
OS sheet number350
OS grid referenceNT313726
Type of namePlace ~ Àite

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Sources 
Additional infoSee Dixon, 244. The original name for Brunstane was Gilbertston, and was changed to Brunstane in the 17th Century by the Crichton family which had its seat at Brunstane Castle in Penicuik. 
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