This website for the village of Papcastle in Cumbria is registered to Eric Apperley who maintains it.


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    The Main Village Website

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    Papcastle History

    the full text of the book published in 2009, with follow-up entries for later changes (e.g. floods of 2009)

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    Roman Papcastle

    The full text of the booklet published in 2016, covering the early knowledge of Derventio and the excavations from 2010 and 2014