Elizabethan Map of 1580

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This exhibition looked at a map of 1580 showing Berwick-upon-Tweed with its new fortifications and the town in some detail. The map was studied by a Civic Society member, Catherine Kent, who prepared a series of story boards looking at what we can learn from the map about the buildings, the people who lived there […]

Guilds and Governors

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A look at the structure of governance in Berwick-upon-Tweed from the 12c until the present time. Fascinating details of the development of the town over the centuries and the changing role of the guild and its members. Click on the link below to view the exhibition material. Guilds and Governors>