- source: Family History Library Catalog
- the text in this section is copied from an article in Wikipedia
Cresswell is a village in Northumberland, England. It is about to the north of Ashington, on the North Sea coast.
It is a popular bird watching area with Cresswell pond and bird hide nearby and the Druridge Bay Country Park less than away.
The village has one ice cream shop which closes out of season. The village also has two caravan holiday home parks - Cresswell Towers and Golden Sands. Cresswell Towers takes its name from the old tower nearby.
- Northumberland Archives previously known as Northumberland Collections Service and Northumberland County Record Office. Now based within Woodhorn Museum in Ashington and providing free access to numerous records for local and family historians alike.
- Full postal address: Museum and Northumberland Archives, Queen Elizabeth II Country Park, Ashington, Northumberland, NE63 9YF; Phone: 01670 624455
- There is a branch office in Berwick upon Tweed.