Escomb Saxon Church, Bishop Auckland

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  • It is wonderful history made more evocative by it being a working church. And a working church that is happy to share (instructions for getting the key are on the gate). There is history in the gravey...  more »
  • I had read ahead of time about this Saxon church, built in 650, and in use today, and had thought maybe I didn't need to actually see it, but we were so glad that we did! It was an easy detour heading...  more »
  • excellent place to eat and friendly staff we have been a few times and NEVER had a bad meal will recomend the saxon to anyone  more »
  • Very nice people who were very helpful and pollite
  • A real gem fir early Anglo-Saxon churches
  • A wonderful example of an ancient English church, one lovingly tended by those who have it in their care.
  • An excellent example of an early Saxon Church with stonework taken from the local Roman fort at Binchester

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