Amble and District
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Amble and District from old photographs (click to enlarge)

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Parish Church, Broomhill.

Craiggs Bus, Chevington Drift The Bridge, North Broomhill Amble Junction, West Chevington
Amble Junior Football Team 1898 - 1899      
 Amble's fist lifeboat after the reopening of the station in 1939; Frederick and Emma Amble Lifeboat Crew circa 1970 Amble's Waveney Class Lifeboat the Margaret Graham encountering a large wave at the harbour mouth. RNLB Millie Walton
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Amble Lifeboat Day 1973. RNLB Millie Walton and an RAF Westland Whirlwind air-sea rescue helicopter.

RNLB Duke of Montrose off Amble in heavy seas. The Duke of Montrose was in the relief fleet and served at Amble while our own boat was in refit. Warkworth Golf Club circa 1895 The old quarry wall, Amble 1960s - this natural rock barrier became the foundation of the new concrete sea wall.
Amble RNLI medal winners in London Warkworth Parade,
Bridge Street/Castle Street
Harbour Dock & 'Dolphin' 1969 New Coquet Mouth Dredger at work in Warkworth Harbour 1969
Fishing Boat Harvest Moon, Amble 1969 Fishing Boat Wayside Flower, Amble 1969 Harbour Pilot Boat 1969 South Pier 1969
Wrecked Fishing Boat, Amble 1982      
Salmon fishing on the River Coquet near Warkworth Bridge. 6 images.
Image donations wanted!! All townships: Warkworth, Chevington, Amble, Acklington and Shilbottle Parishes! Please contact us and we'll respond promptly. 2009-11