St Paul’s Church and remains of Monastery, Jarrow

  • Description

    "St Paul’s has been a place of Christian worship for over 1300 years. The monastery site was one of Europe’s most influential centres of learning in the 7th and 8th centuries. It was the home of the Venerable Bede, a priest, monk, and scholar of Jarrow. He came here as a boy from St Peter’s, a sister site, and is now buried in the Galilee chapel in Durham cathedral." Photo by Russel Wills, 2014.
  • Owner

    Russel Wills
  • Source

    Geograph (Geograph)
  • License

    What does this mean? Creative Commons License
  • Further information

    Resource type: Image
    Added by: Simon Cotterill
    Last modified: 5 years, 7 months ago
    Viewed: 619 times
    Picture Taken: 2014-08-05
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