Warkworth is a village in Northumberland. It is probably best known for its well-preserved medieval castle, church and hermitage. The population of Warkworth was 1,493 in 2001, increasing to 1,574 at the 2011 Census. The village is situated in a loop of the River Coquet, about 1 mile (1.6 km) from the Northumberland coast and lies on the main A1068 road. It is 30 miles (48 km) north of Newcastle, and about 40 miles (64 km) south of the Scottish border. An ancient bridge of two arches crosses the river at Warkworth, with a fortified gateway on the road mounting to the castle.

Description harvested from Warkworth - Wikipedia

The road from Amble with Warkworth in the distance

River Coquet

The bridge and gatehouse

Market Cross

Castle Street

Pant more info

St Lawrence Church and WWI Memorial

Warkworth Castle

See also:
Warkworth Castle and Hermitage
Guide to Warkworth

No comments: