EAW006089 ENGLAND (1947). 
Bamburgh Castle and the Castle Green, Bamburgh, 1947. This image has been produced from a print.


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    Title [EAW006089] Bamburgh Castle and the Castle Green, Bamburgh, 1947. This image has been produced from a print.
    Reference EAW006089
    Date 21 May 1947
    Place name BAMBURGH
    Parish BAMBURGH
    District
    Region
    Country ENGLAND
    Easting / Northing 418323,  635131
    Longitude / Latitude -1.7091084561739,  55.609437761014
    National Grid Reference NU183351
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    Pins (6)

     Type 24 Pillbox

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    Mark P
    Tuesday 14th of November 2017 09:30:55 PM
     Armstrong Cottages, originally built by William Armstrong for the castle estate workers, but now private homes & holiday lets.

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    melgibbs
    Wednesday 22nd of October 2014 07:27:06 PM
     The Pavilion, Bamburgh Community Centre.

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    melgibbs
    Monday 6th of October 2014 06:15:01 PM
     Large concrete blocks (tank traps or sea defences?) now covered by the dunes.

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    melgibbs
    Monday 6th of October 2014 06:02:32 PM
    WWII anti tank blocks

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    Al
    Wednesday 21st of October 2015 12:16:39 AM
     Remains of a windmill.

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    melgibbs
    Monday 6th of October 2014 06:01:24 PM
     The Links Road to Seahouses.

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    melgibbs
    Monday 6th of October 2014 06:00:55 PM

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    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 06:44:47 PM