Location: Jarrow / Durham

Factoid List

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Office Bede.VitCuthbertiPr  46 Ceolberht 1 held office of Priest
Office Bede.VitCuthbertiPr  6 Sigefrith 2 held office of Priest
Event Anon.VitCeolfrithi  14   Because of a plague all those who could sing antiphons and responsories had died in Ceolfrith 1's monastery, except Ceolfrith 1 himself and Anonymous 159. Initially Ceolfrith 1 ordered the custom to be interrupted, but after one week he decided that the psalms with antiphons should be resumed as before.
Event Anon.VitCeolfrithi  12   Ceolfrith 1 began to build the church for which Ecgfrith 4 himself had marked out the site of the altar. They proceeded very quickly.
Event Anon.VitCeolfrithi  11   Ceolfrith 1 was entrusted with the task of founding a second monastery dedicated to St Paul.
Education Anon.VitCeolfrithi  14 Anonymous 159 Ceolfrith 1 taught him to sing the antiphons and responsories
Occupation Anon.VitCeolfrithi  11 Anonymi 478 Brother
Occupation Anon.VitCeolfrithi  23 Anonymi 482 Brother
Occupation Anon.VitCeolfrithi  25 Anonymi 482 Brother
Occupation Anon.VitCeolfrithi  29 Hwætberht 1 Monk
Transaction Anon.VitCeolfrithi  11   an estate of 40 hides on which a monastery and church of St Paul could arise
Office CuthbertWearm.ObitBedae  p. 584 Anonymi 694 held office of Priest
Possession Bede.HistAb  9 Biscop 2 Sacred pictures comparing the Old Testament with the New bought in Rome
Office Bede.HistAb  15 Ceolfrith 1 held office of Abbot
Office Bede.HistAb  13 Ceolfrith 1 held office of Abbot
Office Bede.HistAb  7 Ceolfrith 1 held office of Abbot
Event Bede.HistAb  7   At Ecgfrith 4's command, Benedict 1 chose 17 monks [Anonymi 696] from Wearmouth with Ceolfrith 1 as abbot to found Jarrow, St Paul's as a sister monastery of Wearmouth.
Occupation Bede.HE  iii.19 Anonymous 235 Brother
Possession Anon.VitCeolfrithi  20 Ceolfrith 1 Vessels for the service of church and altar, with which he enriched the two monasteries (Jarrow and Monkwearmouth)
Event Alcuin.VersEubor  1293-4   Through the agency of his parents (Anonymi 1124), Bede 1 entered the monastery of Jarrow at the age of seven.
Office Alcuin.VersEubor  1294-5 Ceolfrith 1 held office of Abbot
Education Alcuin.VersEubor  1291-2 Bede 1 From boyhood he had concentrated intensely on books and served sacred studies with his whole heart.
Education Alcuin.VersEubor  1301 Bede 1 He was brought up in that monastery [sc. Jarrow]
Possession Bede.HistAb  15 Ceolfrith 1 Three copies of the new translation of the Bible
Status Alcuin.Ep  19 (p. 55 line 19) Anonymi 1869 held status of Puer / Puer
Occupation Alcuin.Ep  19 (p. 54 line 17) Anonymi 1868 Monk
Occupation Alcuin.Ep  19 (p. 55 line 26) Anonymi 1870 Teacher
Occupation Alcuin.Ep  282 Anonymi 1954 Brother
Occupation Alcuin.Ep  282 Anonymi 1955 Founder
Occupation Alcuin.Ep  286 Anonymi 1959 Brother
Occupation Alcuin.Ep  286 Anonymi 1961 Teacher
Event ASC (C-F)  1039 EF(OE and Lat.)   [Harold 5] was buried at Westminster.
Education Bede.HE  v.24 Bede 1 he was put into the charge of Abbot Benedict [Biscop 2] by his kinsmen
Education Bede.HE  v.24 Bede 1 he was put into the charge of Ceolfrith 1 to be educated
Education Bede.HE  v.24 Bede 1 he applied himself entirely to the study of the Scriptures
Transaction Bede.HistAb  15   Two copies of the Bible translation
Office Okasha61    Ceolfrith 1 held office of Abbot
Event Okasha61      Ceolfrith 1 was the founder of the church [i.e. Jarrow].
RecordedNames Okasha170    Helmgyth 1
Event WilliamofMalmesbury.GestaPontificumAnglorum  iv.186.7   On either bank of the Wear, a river famous among the Northumbrians, Biscop 2 built monasteries, one called after Peter, one after Paul, but linked by ties of affection and discipline.
Event NorthernAnnals.FirstSet  34   In 735 Bede 1 the teacher died in Jarrow.
Office EMC Coin  1997.9046 (N 825/N 828 (Pointed Helmet / Hammer Cross mule)) Sigod 1 held office of Moneyer for Edward 15
Office EMC Coin  1997.9046 (N 825/N 828 (Pointed Helmet / Hammer Cross mule)) Edward 15 held office of King
RecordedNames EMC Coin  1997.9046 (N 825/N 828 (Pointed Helmet / Hammer Cross mule)) Sigod 1
Office EMC Coin  1997.8424 (N 188 ('Styca' of Æthelred II First reign)) Leofthegn 6 held office of Moneyer for Æthelred 44
RecordedNames EMC Coin  1997.8424 (N 188 ('Styca' of Æthelred II First reign)) Leofthegn 6
Office EMC Coin  1997.8424 (N 188 ('Styca' of Æthelred II First reign)) Æthelred 44 held office of King
RecordedNames EMC Coin  1997.8424 (N 188 ('Styca' of Æthelred II First reign)) Æthelred 44
Office EMC Coin  1997.8421 (N 188 ('Styca' of Æthelred II First reign)) Forthred 6 held office of Moneyer for Æthelred 44
RecordedNames EMC Coin  1997.8421 (N 188 ('Styca' of Æthelred II First reign)) Forthred 6
Office EMC Coin  1997.8421 (N 188 ('Styca' of Æthelred II First reign)) Æthelred 44 held office of King
RecordedNames EMC Coin  1997.8421 (N 188 ('Styca' of Æthelred II First reign)) Æthelred 44
Office EMC Coin  1997.8394 (N 188 ('Styca' of Æthelred II First reign)) Forthred 6 held office of Moneyer for Æthelred 44
RecordedNames EMC Coin  1997.8394 (N 188 ('Styca' of Æthelred II First reign)) Forthred 6
Office EMC Coin  1997.8394 (N 188 ('Styca' of Æthelred II First reign)) Æthelred 44 held office of King
RecordedNames EMC Coin  1997.8394 (N 188 ('Styca' of Æthelred II First reign)) Æthelred 44
Office EMC Coin  1997.854 (N 194 (Abp Eanbald II)) Eadwulf 59 held office of Moneyer for Eanbald 2
RecordedNames EMC Coin  1997.854 (N 194 (Abp Eanbald II)) Eadwulf 59
Office EMC Coin  1997.854 (N 194 (Abp Eanbald II)) Eanbald 2 held office of Archbishop
RecordedNames EMC Coin  1997.854 (N 194 (Abp Eanbald II)) Eanbald 2
Office EMC Coin  1997.8222 (N 186 ('Styca' of Eanred)) Eadwine 53 held office of Moneyer for Eanred 8
RecordedNames EMC Coin  1997.8222 (N 186 ('Styca' of Eanred)) Eadwine 53
Office EMC Coin  1997.8222 (N 186 ('Styca' of Eanred)) Eanred 8 held office of King
RecordedNames EMC Coin  1997.8222 (N 186 ('Styca' of Eanred)) Eanred 8
Office EMC Coin  1980.0063 (N 828 (Hammer Cross) (Hild. G)) Edward 15 held office of King
RecordedNames EMC Coin  1977.0035 (N 179 (Series Y: Alhred)) Alhred 1
Office EMC Coin  1977.0035 (N 179 (Series Y: Alhred)) Alhred 1 held office of King
Office EMC Coin  1997.8183 (N 178 (Series Y: Eadberht: beast left)) Eadberht 11 held office of King
RecordedNames EMC Coin  1997.8178 (N 178 (Series Y: Eadberht: beast left)) Eadberht 11
Office EMC Coin  1997.8178 (N 178 (Series Y: Eadberht: beast left)) Eadberht 11 held office of King
RecordedNames EMC Coin  1997.8208 ([N 193.5; formerly part of N 185.1] Abp Eanbald with Æthelred) Æthelred 7
Office EMC Coin  1997.8208 ([N 193.5; formerly part of N 185.1] Abp Eanbald with Æthelred) Æthelred 7 held office of King
RecordedNames EMC Coin  1997.8208 ([N 193.5; formerly part of N 185.1] Abp Eanbald with Æthelred) Eanbald 1
Office EMC Coin  1997.8208 ([N 193.5; formerly part of N 185.1] Abp Eanbald with Æthelred) Eanbald 1 held office of Archbishop