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Reflection, North side of Lindisfarne Castle.


Lindisfarne Priory on Holy Island was one of the most important centres of early Christianity in Anglo-Saxon England. It is still a place of pilgrimage today, the dramatic approach across the causeway adding to the fascination of the site.

St Aidan founded the monastery in AD 635, but St Cuthbert, prior of Lindisfarne, is the most celebrated of the priory’s holy men.

Panaromic image of the two hundred year old Lime Kilns, Lindisfarne.

Lindisfarne Castle, Holy Island. Lindisfarne

Pligrims Way, Lindisfarne. Once the holiest site of Christendom in the British Isles.