Alnmouth and Lesbury Walk

'Around 1150 the "new town" of Alnmouth was founded by William de Vesci. The Earls of Norhtumberland and the monks of Alnwick built a port here to serve the surrounding area. With the expansion of the British economy during the 17th and 18th centuries, Alnmouth became a very prosperous port with schooners and brigs plying trde between London, Berwick, Norway and Holland ...'

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'This short walk takes us around Alnmouth, explores the estuary of the River Aln, Hipsburn, Lesbury,Foxton Hall and back via Alnmouth golf course.' Alert The original Link referenced here seems to have disappeared.

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