On this tidal island off the northeast coast of England, a monastery was founded in the 7th century by St. Aidan of Iona. Today it is in picturesque ruins.

Facts & Stats on Lindisfarne Priory

Go Historic ID
319033
Names
Lindisfarne Priory
Lindisfarne
Dates
c. 1150
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Resources for Lindisfarne Priory

  1. The Lindisfarne Gospels: Society, Spirituality, and the Scribe
  2. The Holy Island of Lindisfarne
  3. Painted Labyrinth: The World of the Lindisfarne Gospels
  4. The Lindisfarne Gospels and the Early Medieval World
  5. The Lindisfarne Gospels

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About This Listing

Last Updated
February 4, 2015
First Published
October 8, 2013
Submitted by
Holly Hayes
Title
Lindisfarne Priory - Holy Island, England