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Newbiggin (Newbiggin-by-the-Sea)

An historical document from 1352 records the building of a pier at Newbiggin. It was built from north to south along the rocks on the north side of the harbour. It still stood in 1832, but there are no remains to be seen here now.

Reference number:N12046
Historical period: Medieval (1066 to 1540)

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Source of Reference
Local History of Newbiggin-by-the-Sea

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