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Lindisfarne (Northumberland): The Holy Island featuring a castle, priory, and monastery

Lindisfarne (Northumberland): The Holy Island featuring a castle, priory, and monastery

Lindisfarne or Holy Island has been a pilgrimage site since the 6th century. It is still popular with tourists of all ages. Clive Aslet examines its history and tells you the story of Country Life’s founder who bought this historic spot.

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Lindisfarne, Northumberland: The Holy Island with a castle, priory and 1,500 years of history

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