Rood And Ruthwell

The Poem and the Cross 

About the  Ruthwell Cross 

About "The Dream of the Rood" 

Select Bibliography 

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.