Northumberland Castles Gazetteer

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Northumberland is home to some of the finest medieval castles in England, particularly along the coast, where fortresses such as Bamburgh and Dunstanburgh are situated in striking locations overlooking the sea.











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British History Quiz

This legendary warrior supposedly led the British at the Battle of Mount Badon (c. 518)



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This Day in British History

21 February, 1437

James I of Scotland is murdered in Perth

James is succeeded by his son, who takes the throne as James II

Monarch Mayhem

This king of England died in exile in France in 1701



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Amble-by-the-Sea (Self catering)
23 Gordon Street, Amble-by-the-Sea

23 Gordon Street

This ground floor apartment in the seaside village of Amble sleeps four people in two bedrooms.
Sleeps 4

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Low Hauxley (Self catering)
Sandy Knowes, Low Hauxley

Sandy Knowes

This semi-detached cottage is situated in the coastal hamlet of Low Hauxley near Amble, and sleeps four people in two bedrooms.
Sleeps 4

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Haydon Bridge (Hotel)
Langley Castle Hotel

Langley Castle Hotel

Genuine 14th castle set in a 12-acre woodland estate with brush-mown lawns restored to a magnificent and comfortable hotel. Langley is perfect for discovering the delights of Hadrians Wall and other local attractions. The exclusive nature of the castle makes Langley the perfect destination to be pampered in unique surroundings. … more >>

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Heddon-on-the-Wall (Hotel)
Close House Hotel

Close House Hotel

Close House Hotel offers everything that you would expect from a venue, 19 luxurious appointed bedrooms with ultra modern bathrooms, our award winning Bewickes Restaurant offering lunch and dinner, excellent meeting and private dining rooms for up to 100 guests and an challenging 18 hole golf course with Clubhouse. Why … more >>

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