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Photos of Lindisfarne Priory Anglo Saxon Abbey





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Photos of Lindisfarne Priory one of the first and most important Anglo Saxon Celtic Christian Priories in England.
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 Northumbria for nearly thirty years. From Lindisfarne missions were sent out to convert the English and a network of...
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