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Illustration in the Tyburn Chronicle of a public execution , 1786,

Illustration in the Tyburn Chronicle of a public execution , 1786,

that's London's smallest house - about a metre wide...it's still there only with a different facade - on Bayswater near Marble Arch

that's London's smallest house - about a metre wide...it's still there only with a different facade - on Bayswater near Marble Arch

Coptic Monasticism-- is claimed to be the original form of Monasticism as Saint Pachomius the Cenobite, a Copt from Upper Egypt, established the first communal living in the Monastery of Saint Anthony[1] in the Red sea area. St. Anthony's Monastery (also known as the Monastery of Abba Antonious) is now the oldest monastery in the world.

Coptic Monasticism-- is claimed to be the original form of Monasticism as Saint Pachomius the Cenobite, a Copt from Upper Egypt, established the first communal living in the Monastery of Saint Anthony[1] in the Red sea area. St. Anthony's Monastery (also known as the Monastery of Abba Antonious) is now the oldest monastery in the world.

London, West: Tyburn Convent and the Shrine of the Martyrs, 8-9 Hyde Park St, W2. Visited here many years ago with my class - I vividly recall the tour of the creepy crypt where the fingernails, bone fragments, hair and skin of the 150 martyrs are preserved and on display. Chilling but utterly fascinating.

London, West: Tyburn Convent and the Shrine of the Martyrs, 8-9 Hyde Park St, W2. Visited here many years ago with my class - I vividly recall the tour of the creepy crypt where the fingernails, bone fragments, hair and skin of the 150 martyrs are preserved and on display. Chilling but utterly fascinating.

Tyburn Convent, 8 Hyde Park Place, tours at 10.30am, 3.30pm and 5.30pm (LW30)

Tyburn Convent, 8 Hyde Park Place, tours at 10.30am, 3.30pm and 5.30pm (LW30)

Tyburn Convent - Tyburn Tree Edmund Campion returned to England secretly in 1580 with a small band of priests to support the country's beleaguered Catholics.. Campion wrote a defense of his mission known as "Campion's Brag" that began to circulate .."brag" reached the queen's advisors. .He fled north, but he was betrayed in July 1581 by a government spy. .. Just three weeks before his arrest, copies of his "Ten Reasons," a lucid defense of Catholicism, had been circulated at Oxford U

Tyburn Convent - Tyburn Tree Edmund Campion returned to England secretly in 1580 with a small band of priests to support the country's beleaguered Catholics.. Campion wrote a defense of his mission known as "Campion's Brag" that began to circulate .."brag" reached the queen's advisors. .He fled north, but he was betrayed in July 1581 by a government spy. .. Just three weeks before his arrest, copies of his "Ten Reasons," a lucid defense of Catholicism, had been circulated at Oxford U

The convent is near the site of the Tyburn Tree, the public gallows where more than 100 Catholic martyrs were executed. http://www.lmschairman.org/2010/07/tyburn-convent.html

The convent is near the site of the Tyburn Tree, the public gallows where more than 100 Catholic martyrs were executed. http://www.lmschairman.org/2010/07/tyburn-convent.html

Byrnes Curry The Big Study: The Apparition at Knock Ireland, 1879.

Byrnes Curry The Big Study: The Apparition at Knock Ireland, 1879.

Nuns from Tyburn Convent leave a polling station at St John's Parish Hall, central London.

Nuns from Tyburn Convent leave a polling station at St John's Parish Hall, central London.

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Tyburn Convent - Tyburn Tree Edmund Campion returned to England secretly in 1580 with a small band of priests to support the country's beleaguered Catholics.. Campion wrote a defense of his mission known as "Campion's Brag" that began to circulate .."brag" reached the queen's advisors. .He fled north, but he was betrayed in July 1581 by a government spy. .. Just three weeks before his arrest, copies of his "Ten Reasons," a lucid defense of Catholicism, had been circulated at Oxford U

Tyburn Convent - Tyburn Tree Edmund Campion returned to England secretly in 1580 with a small band of priests to support the country's beleaguered Catholics.. Campion wrote a defense of his mission known as "Campion's Brag" that began to circulate .."brag" reached the queen's advisors. .He fled north, but he was betrayed in July 1581 by a government spy. .. Just three weeks before his arrest, copies of his "Ten Reasons," a lucid defense of Catholicism, had been circulated at Oxford U

Traffic island where Tyburn Tree plaque is

Traffic island where Tyburn Tree plaque is

Tyburn convent

Tyburn convent

Plaque of Tyburn Tree surrounded by trees

Plaque of Tyburn Tree surrounded by trees

The Tyburn Tree - The site of the Tyburn Tree, public hanging place for thousands.  : Bayswater Road, London  : Every Monday for the last 200 years or so of its existence, condemned men and women travelled the route from Newgate to Tyburn, place of public execution. Set at the junction of what is now Edgware Road, Park Lane and Oxford Street1, the gallows overlooked Hyde Park. Estimates of the number of people who died here vary between 40,000 and 60,000. They were mostly commoners.The first…

The Tyburn Tree - The site of the Tyburn Tree, public hanging place for thousands. : Bayswater Road, London : Every Monday for the last 200 years or so of its existence, condemned men and women travelled the route from Newgate to Tyburn, place of public execution. Set at the junction of what is now Edgware Road, Park Lane and Oxford Street1, the gallows overlooked Hyde Park. Estimates of the number of people who died here vary between 40,000 and 60,000. They were mostly commoners.The first…

Tyburn 2

Tyburn 2

Tyburn convent

Tyburn convent

Plaque dictates position of the Tyburn Tree at junction of Edgware road and Bayswater road London

Plaque dictates position of the Tyburn Tree at junction of Edgware road and Bayswater road London

Tyburn convent

Tyburn convent

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1961. 22 Novembre. By Robert KNUDSEN. Reverend Theodore M. Hesburgh (right)…

1961. 22 Novembre. By Robert KNUDSEN. Reverend Theodore M. Hesburgh (right)…

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Three young Irish women struggle to maintain their spirits while they endure dehumanizing abuse as inmates of a Magdalene Sisters Asylum.

The Magdalene Sisters (2002)

Three young Irish women struggle to maintain their spirits while they endure dehumanizing abuse as inmates of a Magdalene Sisters Asylum.