Rood and Ruthwell: 

The Poem and the Cross 


About the  Ruthwell Cross 

About "The Dream of the Rood" 

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Images of the  Ruthwell Cross 

"The Dream of the Rood": Modern English, Old English, and Runes 



This  site was constructed during the 1999 NEH Institute on Anglo-Saxon England.  My thanks to the NEH and to Paul Szarmach of the Medieval Institute at Western Michigan University for their support of this project.

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