Broughton is marked as a tower named Brochtoun on Gordon’s and Blaeu’s mid-17th century maps.
The exact location has been lost but on 17th century maps it is shown in line with Littlehope and Cloverhill so I have placed it on raised ground to the north of Cloverhill pending further research.
Alternative names for Broughton
Where is Broughton?
Broughton is in the parish of Broughton, Glenholm and Kilbucho and the county of Peeblesshire.
Grid reference:NT 10737 39154
Lat / long:55.637723,-3.419558