Benedict, Biscop (b. 628)

Benedict, Biscop, an Anglo-Saxon monk, born in Northumbria; made two pilgrimages to Rome; assumed the tonsure as a Benedictine monk in Provence; returned to England and founded two monasteries on the Tyne, one at Wearmouth and another at Jarrow, making them seats of learning; (b. 628).

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

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