Rothbury Forest 1866-73 - England Sheet 9/10
This folded map which measures approximately 24" x 18" when unfolded is produced by Alan Godfrey and covers an area of about 18 miles by 12 miles. It shows railways, roads and canals, and gives a broad view of a wider area. It also includes an introduction and a more detailed map of a small town or village.
This map, which includes sheets 9 and 10 side by side, covers the area of Northumberland from Rothbury eastward to Amble, and southward to Newbiggin. Features include Coquet Valley, Coquet Island, Druridge Bay, the Northumberland Central Railway to Rothbury, the Amble Branch, and the Blyth & Tyne Railway to Newbiggin. On the reverse is a detailed map of Widdrington village.
It is not possible to list the many hamlets, farmsteads and other topographical features shown on these maps. However, you may find it useful if we list the towns and principal villages or parishes that are included on this map:
Northumberland: Acklington, Amble, Bothal, Brinkburn, Ellington, Felton, Guizance, Longhirst, Longhorsley, Netherwitton, Newbiggin, Rothbury, Rothley stn, Thropton, Tritlington, Ulgham, Widdrington, Woodhorn.
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