Keys to the Past

Tweed Dock (Berwick upon Tweed)

This dock was built in 1872-6. It was built to give Berwick an area of deep water for trading ships. As well as the dock itself a warehouse, cranes and a railway connection to Tweedmouth Station were built. Only the dock itself still survives.

Reference number:N2722
Historical period: Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)
Event(s):DESK BASED ASSESSMENT, Tweed Dock, Tweedmouth 1999; THE ARCHAEOLOGICAL PRACTICE



See also:
Source of Reference
Local History of Berwick upon Tweed


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