Newstead Abbey History - Part 2 (BSL & subtitles)

This short video that shows George Gordon, the 6th Lord Byron, adoring the isolated splendour of his ancestral home. It is here that he grows to become one of the most remarkable figures in England.

Lord Byron is admired everywhere as an extraordinary man and unrivalled poet, and Newstead inspires some of his most heartfelt work.

Lord Byron and Newstead are forever linked in England’s imagination.

Includes BSL and subtitles

Credits:

The Wolfson Foundation

Arts Council England

Nottingham City Council

Filmmakers Dave Alexander Smith and David Stewart