visit kirkby stephen, brough & mallerstang
about kirkby stephen, brough & mallerstang:
A landscape rich in myths and legends, in prehistoric settlements and burial mounds, strategic Roman forts and defensive Norman castles.
The rich agricultural land yielded produce for sale in the market towns of Brough and Kirkby Stephen.
Drovers' roads brought livestock for sale and packhorse routes carried goods across the Pennines and down the Eden valley and beyond. Kirkby Stephen, an ancient market town at the head of the Eden Valley, possesses an air of historical intrigue.
Enjoy Kirkby Stephen
Kirkby Stephen Town Trail
Enjoy a walk around Kirkby Stephen with our town trail. It's the perfect way to discover this historic market town.
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Eric Robson on Kirkby Stephen
Eric Robson's (chair of Garden's Questions on BBC Radio 4), gives his own unique introduction to Kirkby Stephen.
Lady Anne Clifford
Follow in the footsteps of Lady Anne Clifford whose life and work still influence the Eden Valley today.