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Simonside Hills, Northumberland

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Tosson Tower

Located in Great Tosson, Northumberland, North East England, England

Approximately 1.2 miles away.

Ruins of fortified 'Peel Tower' used for protection against invading Scots and and bands of thieves called Border Reivers. By Simonside Hills and River Coquet with Rothbury just down the road...

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Cup and Ring Marks, Simonside Hills

Located in Rothbury, Northumberland, North East England, England

Approximately 1.7 miles away.

Prehistoric art form in the rocks of the Simonside Hills. 'This cup and ring marked rock is protected as a monument of national importance under the Ancient Monument Acts 1913 - 1953'. See Wikipedia entry, website link b...

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River Coquet

Located in Northumberland, North East England, England

Approximately 2.3 miles away.

Rises in the Cheviot Hills and flows east into the North Sea by Warkworth and Amble. Attractions and locations around its course include the Otterburn Ranges, the Simonside Hills, Rothbury, Cragside House and Gardens, Br...

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Cragside House and Gardens

Located in Rothbury, Northumberland, North East England, England

Approximately 3.7 miles away.

First house in the world lit by hydroelectricity. Owned by Lord Armsrtong. One of Europe's largest rock gardens. England's largest tree, a Douglas-fir standing at 59 metres!. Adventure playgroud. Rare red squirrels. Now...

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Woodhouses Bastle

Located in Hepple, Northumberland, North East England, England

Approximately 3.9 miles away.

A 'bastle' or defensible farmhouse located on the east border of Northumberland National Park. 'Bastles (defensible farmhouses) were built in response to the warring conditions which existed in the Borders during the 16t...

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Coquetdale

Located in Northumberland, North East England, England

Approximately 4.4 miles away.

Exceptionally beautiful area to the east of Northumberland National Park with Rothbury at its centre. River Coquet runs through the valley which is overlooked by the Simonside Hills...

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Winter's Gibbet

Located in Elsdon, Northumberland, North East England, England

Approximately 6.3 miles away.

A wooden head hanging from a gibbet. In Northumberland National Park. Recalling the hanging of a man and two women in the later eighteenth century for murder. The man's body was left to rot here...

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Harbottle Castle

Located in Harbottle, Northumberland, North East England, England

Approximately 6.9 miles away.

Ruined castle on the edge of Northumberland National Park dating from the twelfth century. Fell into disrepair after the age of the 'Border Reivers', bands of thieves who murdered and thieved in this area (see also Tosso...

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Otterburn Ranges

Located in Northumberland, North East England, England

Approximately 12.5 miles away.

MOD training area with 'some of the most breathtaking views of the Northumberland National Park'. Second largest firing range in country (behind Salisbury Plain) and in use since 1911. Areas of open access and controlled...

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Belsay Castle

Located in Belsay, Northumberland, North East England, England

Approximately 13.0 miles away.

Fourteenth century castle. Attached house added in the early seventeenth century. Managed by English Heritage...

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Trows Road End

Located in Alwinton, Northumberland, North East England, England

Approximately 13.0 miles away.

'The start of The Street, an ancient drove road into Scotland'. Within the Otterburn Ranges. Cattle from Scotland were taken down this road to be sold in England...

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The Percy Monument

Located in Alnwick, Northumberland, North East England, England

Approximately 13.7 miles away.

Built in 1816 by the tennants of the Duke of Northumberland after he reduced their rents during a period of agricultural depression. Close to Alnwick Castle and Gardens. Over eighty feet tall...

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Alnwick Castle and Gardens

Located in Alnwick, Northumberland, North East England, England

Approximately 13.7 miles away.

Popular with film-makers (Harry Potter, Robin Hood, Blackadder all filmed here). Home to the Percy family, the Dukes of Northumberland. The second largest inhabited castle in the UK. A short distance from the Scottish Bo...

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Warkworth Castle

Located in Warkworth, Northumberland, North East England, England

Approximately 14.4 miles away.

Originally a motte and bailey castle built after the Norman Conquest. Warkworth Castle fell into disrepair during the reign of Elizabeth I. Plundered for building material during the seventeenth century. Warkworth Castle...

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Cheviot Hills

Located in Northumberland, North East England, England

Approximately 15.2 miles away.

To the north of Northumberland National Park. The Cheviot Hills border Scotland. Areas of interest include: the National Park Centre in Ingram, College Valley, Breamish valley and Harthope valley. Popular with walkers. A...

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Druridge Bay

Located in Cresswell, Northumberland, North East England, England

Approximately 15.6 miles away.

Long, sandy beach and bay in Northumberland arcing from Amble to Cresswell. Just south of the Northumberland Coast Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) which stops at Amble...

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Alnmouth Beach

Located in Alnmouth, Northumberland, North East England, England

Approximately 15.8 miles away.

Beautiful sandy beach looking out to the North Sea. Part of the Northumberland Coast Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB). Covers 39 miles of coastline from Berwick-upon-Tweed to the River Coquet estuary in North Ea...

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Chillingham Castle

Located in Chillingham, Northumberland, North East England, England

Approximately 17.0 miles away.

The 'most haunted castle in Britain'. Chillingham Castle is a short distance from the Scottish border. In 1298, King Edward I stayed at the castle on his way to fight a Scottish army led by William Wallace...

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College Valley

Located in Westnewton, Northumberland, North East England, England

Approximately 17.7 miles away.

One of the major valleys in the Cheviot Hills, Northumberland National Park. Parking at the head of the valley and a footpath leading to the 'Pennine Way' and up to the summit of 'The Cheviot'. Named after the College Bu...

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