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The same Directory lists 21 bakers and flour dealers in Berwick, 2 in Spittal and 6 in Tweedmouth. There were also 8 confectioners in Berwick.
Berwick has its own speciality, the “Berwick Cockle”, a red and white striped, peppermint-flavoured boiled sweet that has been made in the town since 1801.
Extracts from contemporary newspapers relating to bakers and confectioners in Berwick in Victorian times
Extracts from contemporary newspapers relating to grocers in Berwick in Victorian times