kidzsearch.com > wiki
Berwick-upon-Tweed is a town in Northumberland, United Kingdom. It is the most northerly town in England, and is 2 miles from Scotland. Around 15,000 people live in Berwick. Many people visit Berwick because it is a nearby market town.
Berwick used to be a Scottish town and a very important port. The town's ownership has changed more than 12 times. In 1482, the English took Berwick and never lost it again. Today, many Scottish people live in Berwick.
- Erlanger, Steven (13 September 2014). Bracing for Change on Scotland's Border, Whatever the Referendum Result. https://www.nytimes.com/2014/09/14/world/europe/scottish-independence-referendum-berwick-upon-tweed.html.
- "Historical Town of Berwick-upon-Tweed". http://www.berwick.org.uk/berwick/berwick.htm.