List number: 1279882
List grade: 2
Grid ref: NZ4067259318

Bede Memorial Cross, Roker


The Bede Memorial Cross is located at the seafront in Cliff Park, Roker. It was built in 1904 by GW Millburn and CC Hodges, and dedicated to Venerable Bede and Eadfrith of Lindisfarne. The memorial includes extracts from Bede’s writing. The cross was removed in 1914, in the First World War, and restored to this site in 1921.[1] The memorial is Grade II listed.[2

from Geograph (geograph)
Monument to the monks of Lindesfarne

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from Geograph (geograph)
War Memorial, Roker, near Sunderland

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from https://historicengland.org...
THE BEDE MEMORIAL - Roker - List Entry
- "Formerly known as: Bede Memorial Cross, Cliff Park WHITBURN ROAD. Memorial cross. 1904. Signed `GW Millburn York Sculpt' and `CC Hodges, Hexham, inv. et direx.' Granite. Saxon style. Tall tapered ...

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Tyne and Wear HER(7234): Roker, Whitburn Road, Bede Memorial Cross
- "Memorial cross, 1904. Signed “GW Millburn York Sculpt” and “CC Hodges, Hexham inv. et direx”. Granite. Saxon style. Tall tapered shaft. Dedication to Bede and Eadfrith, and extracts from Bede ...

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Simon Cotterill

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