Berwick-upon-Tweed: Three Places, Two Nations, One Town

Berwick-upon-Tweed: Three Places, Two Nations, One Town


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781848020290
Publisher: Historic England Publishing
Publication date: 07/31/2009
Series: Informed Conservation Series
Pages: 124
Product dimensions: 8.20(w) x 8.20(h) x 0.40(d)

Table of Contents

1 Introduction: a border town on the borders of change
2 A town takes shape: The landscape beneath The Liberty of Berwick Fruits of the earth Communications The buildings of the early town
3 Political, social and spiritual order: Defence of the realm Competing faiths Berwick Corporation and local government
4 Commercial growth: Berwick looks abroad: The salmon fishery The herring fishery The Greenland whale fishery The grain trade The rebuilding of Berwick
5 Industry and housing: the 19th and 20th centuries: The rise of industry Housing the poor
6 Leisurely pursuits: The growth of the resort
7 Safeguarding Berwick's past for the future
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