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Tarset Bastle trail Northumberland; route created by Forestry Commission & Tarset Archive Group

Tarset Bastle trail Northumberland; route created by Forestry Commission & Tarset Archive Group

Other posts by  |  Sheelagh Caygill on Google+ |  August 27, 2012 | 0 Comments

An exciting new walking trail has opened in Northumberland, and allows walkers to travel back in time and explore the land of robbers and raiders hundreds of years ago. The Tarset Bastle Trail takes in plenty of interesting history with great story boards, and includes bastles, built to protect families and livestock, and a testament to Northumberland’s bloody past.

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