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Gloster Hill, Amble


GLOSTER-HILL, a township, in the parish of Warkworth, union of Alnwick, E. division of Coquetdale ward, N. division of Northumberland, 8½ miles (S.E.) from Alnwick; containing 18 inhabitants. The township is situated on the southern bank of the Coquet, near its confluence with the North Sea; and comprises 260 acres of excellent land, tithe-free, in equal portions of arable and pasture. The surface is undulated, and the view of the sea extensive. The Hall, which stood on an eminence near the Coquet, was burnt down in 1760.

Extract from: A Topographical Dictionary of England comprising the several counties, cities, boroughs, corporate and market towns, parishes, and townships..... 7th Edition, by Samuel Lewis, London, 1848.

Northumberland Warkworth Parish, 1848 Warkworth Civil Parish Amble Old Gate Piers, Gloster Hill Pillbox between Gloster Hill and Warkworth
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Ruins of The Old Manor House

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Granary steps

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Speed limit over Gloster Hill.

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Dovecote

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Gloster Hill (Warkworth)
- "The earliest mention of salt works at Gloster Hill were recorded in the 12th century, when a charter gave them to the monks of Newminster Abbey. It is not known ...

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Road heading north towards Warkworth

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