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EAW006088 ENGLAND (1947). Bamburgh Castle and the Castle Green, Bamburgh, from the south-west, 1947

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EAW006091
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Details

Title [EAW006088] Bamburgh Castle and the Castle Green, Bamburgh, from the south-west, 1947
Reference EAW006088
Date 21-May-1947
Link
Place name BAMBURGH
Parish BAMBURGH
District
Country ENGLAND
Easting / Northing 418257, 635072
Longitude / Latitude -1.7101601512886, 55.608910055251
National Grid Reference NU183351

Pins

Site of sockets for where 2ndWW anti-tank rails were inserted.

redmist
Thursday 31st of October 2019 12:05:07 AM
2ndWW locating sockets for anti-tank rails.

redmist
Wednesday 30th of October 2019 11:29:12 PM
Type 24 Pillbox

Mark P
Tuesday 14th of November 2017 09:26:22 PM
Pigeon Cote, shown also at https://www.historicengland.org.uk/images-books/archive/archive-collections/englands-places/card/290240 and on Google satellite view as shown on attached screenshot.

melgibbs
Monday 11th of April 2016 04:48:51 PM
St Oswald's Gate. The attached photo of St Oswald's Gate and the windmill was taken on the 12th October 2014.

melgibbs
Wednesday 22nd of October 2014 07:15:11 PM
War memorial. The attached photo was taken on the 10th October 2005. For details of the memorial see www.roll-of-honour.com/Northumberland/BamburghCastle.html.

melgibbs
Monday 16th of December 2013 06:39:22 PM
This large house has been redeveloped into apartments. The attached photo taken on 12th December 2009 from the Castle Green shows it undergoing the changes.

melgibbs
Saturday 14th of December 2013 11:19:09 AM
The Pavilion, Bamburgh Community Centre.

melgibbs
Saturday 14th of December 2013 11:07:52 AM
Remains of a windmill.

melgibbs
Saturday 14th of December 2013 11:01:26 AM

melgibbs
Friday 13th of December 2013 07:03:23 PM
Houses in Church Street.

melgibbs
Friday 13th of December 2013 07:02:29 PM

melgibbs
Friday 13th of December 2013 07:01:58 PM

melgibbs
Friday 13th of December 2013 07:01:27 PM

User Comment Contributions

Shipwrecks were common on this stretch of coastline and a Dr John Sharp (1722 - 1792) who was resident at the castle founded what is recognised as the first coastguard system in the world. More can be read at http://bamburgh.org.uk/news/did-bamburgh-shipwreck-inspire-first-coastguards-/ and http://www.bamburghcastle.com/history_more.php?id=57

melgibbs
Sunday 30th of October 2016 06:39:16 PM
The setting for these memorials is slightly more unusual as they are in the base of Bamburgh Castle.

melgibbs
Wednesday 16th of April 2014 04:53:01 PM
See also image EAW006092.

melgibbs
Saturday 14th of December 2013 10:59:38 AM