West Stow Anglo-Saxon Village 1/6    The oldest house, built on the site of the original building, with the Hall in the background. All the buildings are experimental reconstructions built to test different interpretations of the archaeological evidence.

The oldest house, built on the site of the original building, with the Hall in the background. All the buildings are experimental reconstructions built to test different interpretations of the archaeological evidence.

St. Peter's Monkwearmouth - The porch & west wall remain of the original monastery; the Saxon tower dates from the late 7th to the 10th century (the upper parts being later than the base) – Monkwearmouth–Jarrow was a twin-foundation English monastery, located on the River Wear, at Monkwearmouth.  The monastery was founded in 674 by Benedict Biscop, first with the establishment of the monastery of St Peter's, Monkwearmouth on land given by Egfrid, King of Northumbria – (Tentative List)

St. Peter's Monkwearmouth - The porch & west wall remain of the original monastery; the Saxon tower dates from the late 7th to the 10th century (the upper parts being later than the base) – Monkwearmouth–Jarrow was a twin-foundation English monastery, located on the River Wear, at Monkwearmouth. The monastery was founded in 674 by Benedict Biscop, first with the establishment of the monastery of St Peter's, Monkwearmouth on land given by Egfrid, King of Northumbria – (Tentative List)

Viking ring fort and settlement, the Shetland Islands, Jarlshof, Scotland. It has been described as "one of the most remarkable archaeological sites ever excavated in the British Isles". It contains remains dating from 2500 B.C.-1600 A.D.

Viking ring fort and settlement, the Shetland Islands, Jarlshof, Scotland. It has been described as "one of the most remarkable archaeological sites ever excavated in the British Isles". It contains remains dating from 2500 BCE up to the century CE.

West Stow in Suffolk has an Anglo-Saxon village where visitors can see re-enactments of medieval life

Medieval fishing village discovered in Outer Hebrides by island boatman

St Laurence church, Bradford-on-Avon,  Wiltshire--Early Anglo Saxon Church

St Laurence church, Bradford-on-Avon, Wiltshire--Early Anglo Saxon Church

The Saxon church at Escomb is built mostly from stones taken from the Roman fort at nearby Binchester.

This is Escomb Church in County Durham. Built circa it is the oldest, still complete, Anglo-Saxon church in England.

Anglo-Saxon Chapel of St Peter-on-the-Wall, Bradwell-on-Sea

The Chapel of St Peter-on-the-Wall, Bradwell-on-Sea, Essex, is a Grade I listed building and among the oldest, largely intact Christian churches in England; it is the oldest building in the country and is still in regular use. It dates from between AD

Geneticists Discover That Britons Still Live in Anglo-Saxon Kingdoms - Neatorama

GENETIC BOUNDARIES: 'A pioneering study into [Britain's] genetic heritage . shows that up to 40 per cent of [British] DNA may be from Germanic ancestors, and not the Vikings, thanks to the Anglo-Saxon migrations in The project, carried out by

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