St Pauls Monastery

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  • The Monastery of Saint Paul in Jarrow, was once the home of the Venerable Bede, whose most notable works include The Ecclesiastical History of the English People and the translation of the Gospel of John into Old English. At the time of its foundation, it was reputed to have been the only centre of learning in Europe north of Rome.

    In 794 Jarrow became the second target in England of the Vikings, who had plundered Lindisfarne in 793. The Monastery was later dissolved by Henry VIII. The ruins of the Monastery are now associated with and partly built into the present-day church of St. Paul, which stands on the site. One wall of the church contains the oldest stained-glass window in the world, dating from about AD 600.

    Just beside the Monastery is “Bede’s World”, a working museum dedicated to the life and times of Bede. Bede’s World also incorporates Jarrow Hall, a grade II listed building and significant local landmark.

    Article taken from wikipedia.

  • St Pauls Monastery Weather Forecast

    Light rain on Saturday through Thursday, with temperatures falling to 15°C on Monday.

    Today's Forecast
     Partly cloudy in the morning.
     
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      4:44 am    9:24 pm
    Friday, May 26th
     Clear throughout the day.
     
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       0%  3%   10 mph
      4:42 am    9:26 pm

    Saturday, May 27th
     Rain in the evening.
     
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      4:41 am    9:27 pm
    Sunday, May 28th
     Partly cloudy throughout the day.
     
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       12%  46%   9 mph
      4:40 am    9:29 pm

    Monday, May 29th
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day.
     
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       12%  78%   7 mph
      4:39 am    9:30 pm
    Tuesday, May 30th
     Rain until afternoon.
     
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      4:38 am    9:31 pm

    Wednesday, May 31st
     Partly cloudy starting in the afternoon.
     
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       0%  34%   4 mph
      4:36 am    9:33 pm
    Thursday, Jun 1st
     Light rain starting in the afternoon.
     
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      4:35 am    9:34 pm

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