On guard in Alnwick during the First World War

The camp on the Pastures at Alnwick during the First World War.
The camp on the Pastures at Alnwick during the First World War.

With the 100th anniversary of the First World War fast approaching, this photo looks back at one of the contributions Alnwick made to the great conflict.

It shows the barracks and camp, complete with a soldier on guard duty on the left, on the Pastures beneath Alnwick Castle.

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