Whitby Abbey. Ruins. Benedictine abbey in North Yorkshire. Originally founded by king Oswiu in 657 AD. Double monastery of nuns and monks. It was the home of the AS poet Caedmon and, at the Synod of Whitby, king Oswiu established that the Roman Church traditions were to be followed in detriment of the Celtic ones. (the calculation of Easter and the tonsure, among others)

Whitby Abbey { North Yorkshire, England} It is a ruined Benedictine abbey overlooking the North Sea on the East Cliff above Whitby. It was disestablished during the Dissolution of the Monasteries under the auspices of Henry VIII.

Quaint Road winding through Newcastle Upon Tyne, England. This one is special because Sue, her Dad and I ate dinner at a Mongolian restuarant here called Kublai Kahn.

bottom of dene street ,newcastle Upon Tyne, England.I remember walking up here many times after visiting the Sunday morning Quayside market!

The river Tyne at Newcastle upon Tyne at dusk.  Saturday January 14, 2012 Newcastle Upon Tyne , United Kingdom.

Cant believe im leaving this town for good. it wont be the same without the people in it. so long Newcastle! The river Tyne at Newcastle upon Tyne at dusk. Saturday January 2012 Newcastle Upon Tyne , United Kingdom.

Newcastle upon Tyne, England.   This bridge is a mini Sydney Harbour Bridge.

Newcastle upon Tyne, England. This bridge is a mini Sydney Harbour Bridge.was on a ship that tied up here.

The historic Theatre Royal which opened in 1837 is a grade 1 listed building. It seats 1294 people on 4 levels., Newcastle upon Tyne

The historic Theatre Royal which opened in 1837 is a grade 1 listed building. It seats 1294 people on 4 levels., Newcastle upon Tyne, I suggest going to watch one of the annual pantomimes, they're really entertaining!

Newcastle Upon Tyne www.wisteria-avenue.co.uk

Bottom of Dean Street in Newcastle. I used to work on this street.great trying to get there when it's snowing!

Newcastle upon Tyne my home town

As from March bmi regional starts direct flights between Brussels and Newcastle, twice daily.


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