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Highways and Byways of Northumberland: The Great North Road


ISBN 978-0-9934123-8-7

Take a journey along the “road less travelled”. The Great North Road is one of the country’s great historical routes. And in the county of Northumberland much of the older road can still be driven.

This book takes you on a journey along this older and quieter route, describing the various points of interest that can be seen along the way.

As well as the description of the route, the book also gives a history of of the road.


Covering the journey in stages, between the main coaching stops of the 18th century, the book covers Newcastle, Blagdon, Stannington, Morpeth, Felton, Alnwick, Belford and Berwick.


The book has 48 pages, including 42 colour images and is priced at £5.50. Post and packing is free in the UK.

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