Keys to the Past

Berwick Barracks East Barracks (Berwick upon Tweed)

This building was built in 1739 to 1741, as part of a group of stores for the nearby barracks. It stands on the east side of the parade ground. It was later turned into an officers mess. It is part of the earliest group of planned barracks in Britain. It is now a museum. This is a Grade I listed building protected by law.

Reference number:N4214
Historical period: Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)
Legal status:Conservation area
Listed Building

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Source of Reference
Local History of Berwick upon Tweed

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