Keys to the Past

Local History

Beadnell (Northumberland)

Coble at Beadnell. Photo by Glasgow University.
Coble at Beadnell. Photo by Glasgow University.

The small village of Beadnell surrounds its harbour amid sand dunes a few miles south of Bamburgh. Uniquely for a harbour on the east coast of Britain the harbour entrance faces west. Once a thriving fishing village it is now mainly a centre for holidayma

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