May 12th, 2019

The Venerable Bede and Jarrow Monastery. Also a visit to Warkworth Castle and Alnwick Castle.

Information panels on the history of St. Paul's Church and Monastery, Jarrow
The ruins of Monkwearmouth–Jarrow Abbey
Church Micro 6701
Monkwearmouth–Jarrow Abbey herb garden
Monastery ruins in front of
St Paul's Church, Jarrow
St Paul's Church, Jarrow
Church micro 6701 DNF
Capped water well
Monkwearmouth–Jarrow Abbey
Wind turbine at the end of the road
Sisters wind farm, Widdrington
Located on a former coal mine, the farm has a capacity of 8.2MW. Enough to power 6000 homes.
Sisters wind farm, Widdrington
The keep of Warkworth Castle was built by Henry Percy, 1st Earl of Northumberland in 1377
The village and castle of Warkworth occupies a loop of the River Coquet.
The ruins of Warkworth Castle
View from highest tower of Warkworth Castle
Coquet Island viewed from Warkworth Castle
View over Warkworth village from
Walkworth Castle
View of St Lawrence's Church from
Walkworth Castle.
Inside Warkworth Castle keep
The ruins of Warkworth Castle

May 12th, 2019 continued . . .

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