Thumbnails of Clonmacnoise and Ireland (photos taken by webmaster or from postcards purchased June 2000 while visiting this Inspirational site)
Links to other Clonmacnoise web sites are shown at bottom of page.
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|Clonmacnoise Aerial view. This is a copy of a post Card purchased in Longford County Ireland. Claffey Church is in foreground. It appears as the small back section of building in foreground. The two round towers are included in count of 8 churches. Small dots are grave markers. To read more and see larger view, click on photo.|
entrance. Stone wall surrounds enclosure of 8 churches first founded by
St. Ciaran around 545 A. D. Doulin or
Dowling and Hurpain (Claffey) Churches stand together on right.
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|South Cross, first
four High Crosses is said to be, probably the oldest in Ireland. This
replaces original which has been moved into enclosure nearby to protect
it from the elements. It stands in front or Doulin and Hurpain (or
There are many Claffey grave stones in and around church.
Cross. It is
enclosed in Visitor Center building to protect it from elements.
It has been replaced in front of Doulin, Hurpain (Claffey) church by a
To read more and see a larger photo, click on photo.
|Glenn W. Mounts (Carol's husband) standing near the CLAFFEY
|Inside the Claffey Church looking toward eastern window.
|Carol Ann Claffey Mounts standing inside the CLAFFEY Church
Links to other web pages about Clonmacnoise
Clonmacnoise, Co Offaly Ireland by Thomas Dunne
PICTORIAL JOURNEY THROUGH CLONMACNOISE by Brian Kelly
St Ciaran's (Kieran) School of Clonmacnoise
A Saint for a week, St Ciaran from Sacred Heart Parish Waterlooville
History of Athlone
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