Bede’s Way

1 day pilgrimages, North East England & Yorkshire & The Humber

Bede’s Way – 12 miles – 1 day – Jarrow to Wearmouth. The route commemorates the Venerable Bede, early medieval Europe’s greatest scholar who lived here around 700AD, first following the Don out of Jarrow to Boldon, finishing along the coast south of Whitburn to link the twin Anglo Saxon monasteries of St Paul’s in Jarrow and St Peter’s at Wearmouth.

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