EAW034344 ENGLAND (1950). Bamburgh Castle, Bamburgh, 1950. This image has been produced from a print.

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Details

Title [EAW034344] Bamburgh Castle, Bamburgh, 1950. This image has been produced from a print.
Reference EAW034344
Date 25-November-1950
Link
Place name BAMBURGH
Parish BAMBURGH
District
Country ENGLAND
Easting / Northing 418284, 635168
Longitude / Latitude -1.7097251461329, 55.609771717313
National Grid Reference NU183352

Pins

Large concrete blocks (tank traps or sea defences?) now covered by the dunes.

melgibbs
Monday 6th of October 2014 05:51:54 PM
Links Road to Seahouses.

melgibbs
Monday 6th of October 2014 05:50:21 PM
Remains of windmill.

melgibbs
Monday 6th of October 2014 01:25:55 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 06:42:53 PM