Kirkbean Parish People 

The Kirkbean Heritage Society will be adding information about some well known people who have lived in the Parish or are still living here including their memories of Kirkbean to create more contemporary recollections of the Parish within living memory. If you would like to be involved in this project to preserve the heritage of the parish by sharing your memories, please email us We would be especially interested to from anyone who has memories and photographs from the 1930s up to the 1990s.

Alfred Edgar Truckell

Although born in Cumbria, local historian and author Alfred Edgar Truckell spent many childhood holidays here and retired to Carsethorn. Read more.