Keys to the Past

Local History

Carham (Northumberland)

View over Wark Castle and village, Carham. Copyright Tim Gates, 2003.
View over Wark Castle and village, Carham. Copyright Tim Gates, 2003.

The parish of Carham, which also includes the village of Wark-on-Tweed, is located on the English side of the Scottish-English border. It is this border location which has defined the archaeology of the area, from battles and skirmishes of the 11th centur

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