donation Mall Trust

Donation of Mall Trustees Papers

The Mall Trustees recently presented the Library with their Minute books and other documents.  The material goes back to 1859 when Trustees were first appointed by Archbishop John George Beresford.  The Library readily accepted these […]

ARL Lindisfarne presentation

Presentation of Lindisfarne Gospels facsimile

In the early 8th century, an illuminated manuscript known as the Lindisfarne Gospels was created.  It is a richly illustrated copy of the Gospels of Matthew, Mark, Luke and John.  The original manuscript is now in the British Library, […]