Introduction

The history of Tynemouth, its Priory, the later Castle that sat on the monastery land, and its surprising connection to the Norman Conquest.

What You’ll Hear

  • 0:55: The history of Tynemouth
  • 2:04: The Victorian metro station
  • 2:31: The Priory
  • 4:10: Tostig Godwinson
  • 4:31: The Castle

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This episode was inspired by my Time Pieces History Podcast blog about Tynemouth Priory. I also mention the first TPH Podcast episode (Bayeux Tapestry). You can find out more about the castle here.

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