Cornwall Travel Guide
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About the National Trust
This monastery on the banks of the River Tyne was the home of scholar and author The Venerable Bede
It was founded by St Benedict Biscop in 681
Its famous library, where Bede wrote, was founded by Benedict with relics and books from Rome
24 February, 1711
Handel's first London opera performed
The Queen's Theatre in Haymarket was the venue for Handel's 'Rinaldo'
Whose heir was lost at sea in the wreck of the 'White Ship'?
The year was 1120
The new heir was the king's daughter, Matilda