EAW006093 ENGLAND (1947). Bamburgh Castle and the Castle Green, Bamburgh, 1947. This image has been produced from a print marked by Aerofilms Ltd for photo editing.

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Details

Title [EAW006093] Bamburgh Castle and the Castle Green, Bamburgh, 1947. This image has been produced from a print marked by Aerofilms Ltd for photo editing.
Reference EAW006093
Date 21-May-1947
Link
Place name BAMBURGH
Parish BAMBURGH
District
Country ENGLAND
Easting / Northing 418357, 635109
Longitude / Latitude -1.7085701541475, 55.609238783285
National Grid Reference NU184351

Pins

PILLBOX (D TYPE): e47610

MattOldred
Thursday 31st of December 2020 03:38:53 PM
ANTI TANK BLOCK: e32200

MattOldred
Thursday 31st of December 2020 03:37:09 PM
ANTI TANK VERTICAL RAIL: e47612

MattOldred
Thursday 31st of December 2020 03:36:42 PM
ANTI TANK VERTICAL RAIL: e47613

MattOldred
Thursday 31st of December 2020 03:36:20 PM
PILLBOX (D TYPE): e47611

MattOldred
Thursday 31st of December 2020 03:36:02 PM
Site of foundations for 2ndWW Nissen huts?

redmist
Thursday 31st of October 2019 10:21:57 AM
Site where sockets for 2ndWW anti-tank rails were inserted in to the road.

redmist
Thursday 31st of October 2019 10:20:41 AM
Site where sockets for 2ndWW anti-tank rails were inserted in to the road.

redmist
Thursday 31st of October 2019 10:20:18 AM
Site of sockets for where 2ndWW anti-tank rails were inserted.

redmist
Wednesday 30th of October 2019 11:57:57 PM
Site of sockets for where 2ndWW anti-tank rails were inserted.

redmist
Wednesday 30th of October 2019 11:57:32 PM
Type 24 Pillbox

Mark P
Tuesday 14th of November 2017 09:58:11 PM
Type 24 Pillbox

Mark P
Tuesday 14th of November 2017 09:57:38 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 04:54:00 PM
The R.N.L.I. Grace Darling Museum is now here.

melgibbs
Friday 16th of October 2015 06:10:12 PM
The Village Pant or Pump was in use up until the early 20th century. The attached photo was taken on the 11th October 2014.

melgibbs
Wednesday 22nd of October 2014 07:41:51 PM
The parish church of St Aidan. It has memorials to Grace Darling in the church & churchyard and the Grace Darling Museum is now in the RNLI building opposite. See http://www.staidan-bamburgh.co.uk. The attached photo was taken on the 11th October 2014.

melgibbs
Wednesday 22nd of October 2014 07:22:07 PM
Lifeboat Cottage, but now known as The Boathouse. This was one of the first lifeboat stations to be built in Britain in the early 1820's and is now a holiday let. The lifeboat station is now at Seahouses. The attached photo taken on the 11th October 2014 shows the large lintel above where the large doors used to be.

melgibbs
Wednesday 22nd of October 2014 06:44:28 PM
The Pavilion, Bamburgh Community Centre.

melgibbs
Monday 6th of October 2014 06:13:43 PM
Large concrete blocks (tank traps or sea defences?) now covered by the dunes.

melgibbs
Monday 6th of October 2014 06:12:42 PM
The Links Road to Seahouses.

melgibbs
Monday 6th of October 2014 06:11:53 PM

melgibbs
Monday 6th of October 2014 06:11:05 PM
Church Street.

melgibbs
Monday 6th of October 2014 06:10:45 PM

melgibbs
Monday 6th of October 2014 06:10:15 PM
Remains of windmill.

melgibbs
Monday 6th of October 2014 01:31:40 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 06:47:08 PM