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Escomb Saxon Church, Bishop Auckland

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  • While driving along the main road the sign advising that there was a Saxon Church just 3 miles away was something I simply couldn't ignore (Saxon for goodness sake!) and when I found that it was intac...  more »
  • Having passed the signs just north of West Auckland to Escomb on our way to Hexham, Northumberland, I was determined to visit this Saxon church on our return to south Wales, after spending Christmas w...  more »
  • A wonderful example of Saxon history, linked with 6th Legion based at York and nearby Binchester. Stone high up on external north wall carved with LEG VI (upside down). Get key and visit. Why not comb...  more »
  • 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