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Kirkcambeck is a hamlet located about 5 miles north of Brampton in Cumbria, within the civil parish of Askerton. The area was frequently prey to border raiders from Scotland. There was once a timber castle here, evidenced by it's remaining earthworks. Boarder raiders burned down the original village church; an arch built of stone from this 11th century church are located by St Kentigern's Church here, which was built in 1885. A timber castle was once here, but only slight earthworks remain.