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Battle of Piperdean (Carham)

This is the site of the Battle of Piperdean, 1435. The battle was one of the larger engagements between the English and Scottish that developed out of a border raid. The English are believed to have been defeated.

Reference number:N690
Historical period: Medieval (1066 to 1540)

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Source of Reference
Local History of Carham


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