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She stated it was an unique interpretation of an Anglo Saxon site and no other site has been recreated in this way.
Some of the stones and artefacts were unearthed and brought into Love in monkwearmouth church where they can be seen on display today. There were also stained glass windows installed in the Bakehouse at the rear of the church depicting Bede's words and the four seasons within twelve windows.
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