Keys to the Past

Local History

Norham (Northumberland)

Norham Castle from the air. Copyright Tim Gates, 2003.
Norham Castle from the air. Copyright Tim Gates, 2003.

Norham is the second most northerly village in England and was once the main pillar of defence of the eastern English border against the Scots. Strictly speaking, for many years it was not really part of Northumberland at all, but was an outpost of County

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