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The population at the 2001 Census was 1,184 increasing to 1,268 at the 2011 Census. The name is Anglo-Saxon Old English acum, ‘at the oak trees’ The traditional pronunciation of the name is “Yeckam” When you visit Acomb, Northumberland, Walkfo brings Acomb, Northumberland places to life as you travel by foot, bike, bus or car with a mobile phone & headphones.


Acomb, Northumberland Places Overview: History, Culture & Facts about Acomb, Northumberland

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With 23 audio plaques & Acomb, Northumberland places for you to explore in the Acomb, Northumberland area, Walkfo is the world’s largest heritage & history digital plaque provider. The AI continually learns & refines facts about the best Acomb, Northumberland places to visit from travel & tourism authorities (like Wikipedia), converting history into an interactive audio experience.

Acomb, Northumberland history

Hadrian’s Wall runs about 1 mile (1.5 km) to the NE of Acomb, where the site of Chesters Roman Fort is located.

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Visit Acomb, Northumberland PlacesYou can visit Acomb, Northumberland places with Walkfo Acomb, Northumberland to hear history at Acomb, Northumberland’s places whilst walking around using the free digital tour app. Walkfo Acomb, Northumberland has 23 places to visit in our interactive Acomb, Northumberland map, with amazing history, culture & travel facts you can explore the same way you would at a museum or art gallery with information audio headset. With Walkfo, you can travel by foot, bike or bus throughout Acomb, Northumberland, being in the moment, without digital distraction or limits to a specific walking route. Our historic audio walks, National Trust interactive audio experiences, digital tour guides for English Heritage locations are available at Acomb, Northumberland places, with a AI tour guide to help you get the best from a visit to Acomb, Northumberland & the surrounding areas.

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23 tourist, history, culture & geography spots


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Best Acomb, Northumberland places to visit

Acomb, Northumberland has places to explore by foot, bike or bus. Below are a selection of the varied Acomb, Northumberland’s destinations you can visit with additional content available at the Walkfo Acomb, Northumberland’s information audio spots:

Acomb, Northumberland photo Milecastle 27
Milecastle 27 (Low Brunton) was a milecastle of the Roman Hadrian’s Wall. It was located midway between the A6079 and the River North Tyne. Its remains survive as a slight squarish platform.
Acomb, Northumberland photo Brunton Bank Quarry
Brunton Bank Quarry is a disused quarry now designated as a Site of Special Scientific Interest in Northumberland, North East England. The quarry exposes a base layer of the Namurian Great Limestone stratigraphic unit, including the Chaetetes Band.
Acomb, Northumberland photo Milecastle 26
Milecastle 26 (Planetrees) was a milecastle of the Roman Hadrian’s Wall. Its position is slightly to the south of, but mostly covered by the B6318 Military Road. The dimensions are the same as Milecastles 23, 24, and 25.
Acomb, Northumberland photo Milecastle 25
Milecastle 25 (Codlawhill) was a milecastle of the Roman Hadrian’s Wall. Its remains are located to the south of the B6318 Military Road (about 1 metre (3.3 ft) high)
Acomb, Northumberland photo Planetrees (Hadrian’s Wall section)
Planetrees is an extant section of Hadrian’s Wall named after the farm located around 250 metres (270 yd) to the west. The surviving section is 35 metres (115 ft) in length.

Visit Acomb, Northumberland plaques

Acomb, Northumberland Plaques 4
Acomb, Northumberland has 4 physical plaques in tourist plaque schemes for you to explore via Walkfo Acomb, Northumberland plaques audio map when visiting. Plaques like National Heritage’s “Blue Plaques” provide visual geo-markers to highlight points-of-interest at the places where they happened – and Walkfo’s AI has researched additional, deeper content when you visit Acomb, Northumberland using the app. Experience the history of a location when Walkfo local tourist guide app triggers audio close to each Acomb, Northumberland plaque. Explore Plaques & History has a complete list of Hartlepool’s plaques & Hartlepool history plaque map.