Bede's World :: Shared Description

Bede's World is a museum in Jarrow dedicated to the life and times of the Venerable Bede (673-735AD) LinkExternal link
He was a monk, author and scholar who lived at the Abbey Church of St Peter and St Paul, Wearmouth-Jarrow, a double monastery at Jarrow and Monkwearmouth (today part of Sunderland).
Ancient churches still exist on both sites NZ3365 : Tower, St Paul's Church, Jarrow and NZ4057 : St Peter's Church, Wearmouth but remains of the monastery only at Jarrow NZ3365 : Monastery site & St Paul's Church, Jarrow
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The official web site of the museum is here LinkExternal link
The joint monastery site is (for 2011) the UK's nomination for UNESCO World Heritage Site status LinkExternal link
by Andrew Curtis
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18 images use this description:

NZ3365 : Sundial, Bede's World, Jarrow by Andrew Curtis
NZ3365 : Jarrow Hall by Stephen McKay
NZ4057 : St Peter's Church, Wearmouth by Andrew Curtis
NZ4057 : St Peter's Church, Wearmouth by Andrew Curtis
NZ3365 : Reconstructed Anglo-Saxon buildings, Bede's World by Andrew Curtis
NZ3365 : Monastery site & St Paul's Church, Jarrow by Andrew Curtis
NZ3365 : Museum 'cloister', Bede's World by Andrew Curtis
NZ3365 : Jarrow Monastery by Sandy Gerrard
NZ3365 : Northumberland Cross, Bede's World by Andrew Curtis
NZ3365 : Reconstructed Anglo-Saxon buildings, Bede's World by Andrew Curtis
NZ3365 : Anglo-Saxon Vegetable Garden, Bede's World by Andrew Curtis
NZ3365 : Gyrwe, Anglo-Saxon Demonstration Farm, Bede's World by Andrew Curtis
NZ3365 : Economic plants of the medieval period, Bede's World, Jarrow by Andrew Curtis
NZ3365 : Jarrow Hall, Bede's World by Andrew Curtis
NZ3365 : Dexter cattle, hut and Anglo-Saxon cart, Bede's World by Andrew Curtis
NZ3365 : Jarrow Hall from Herb Garden, Bede's World by Andrew Curtis
NZ3365 : Museum, Bede's World, Jarrow by Andrew Curtis
NZ3365 : Tower, St Paul's Church, Jarrow by Andrew Curtis


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Created: Mon, 19 Jul 2010, Updated: Thu, 2 Feb 2012

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