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Photos of Holy Island, Lindisfarne Pictures, England





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Photos of Lindisfarne Island, Lindisfarne Priory and castle, England
Nestling in a huge sweeping bay off the Northumbrian coast in the far North East of England is a small island that is accessible by a causeway only at low tide. Lindisfarne has a recorded history from the 6th century when it became one of the first sites of Celtic English Christianity when Irish Monk St Aiden was granted permission to found a Priory there in 634. The priory remained the only seat of a bishopric in...
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