The Parish Church of St Aidan
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In 635, a place of worship was founded on this site by Aidan although no trace of this wooden church is left other than the beam in the Baptistry which has been miraculously preserved, the site of Aidan's death is marked by a shrine within the present church. The present day church dates from the end of the 12th century. A memorial to the Victorian heroine Grace Darling are amongst some of the many treasures.