- a town in SE Scotland, in S central Scottish Borders: knitwear industry. Pop: 14 573 (2001)
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We are to start, if possible, on Friday, and sleep at Hawick the first night.
I have not left Abbotscliff yet, and here I am coming to Hawick.
The ancient family-seat of the Lairds of Buccleuch, near Hawick.
Hawick, a burgh of ancient renown, was the centre of these crimes.Border Raids and Reivers
The ancient family-seat of the lairds of Buccleuch, near Hawick.