Keys to the Past

Local History

Berwick upon Tweed (Northumberland)

View of Berwick across the River Tweed. Photo by Northumberland County Council.
View of Berwick across the River Tweed. Photo by Northumberland County Council.

The Berwick area is dominated by the beautiful town of Berwick-upon-Tweed and the smaller settlements of Tweedmouth and Spittal. The history of the three settlements is interwoven: all exploited the Tweed as a resource for fishing; Tweedmouth later provid

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