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St Mary’s Church & pre-reformation wall ruins, Dungarvan. Co. Waterford b.1300

These are the interesting and ancient grounds of St Mary's Church in the beautiful seaside town of Dungarvan. An old ruin of a gable wall stands 32 feet long and 30 feet high in [...]

Boyle Abbey, Boyle. County Roscommon  1161-1592

An excellent example of an early Irish Cistercian Monastery Boyle Abbey was established in 1161 under the patronage of the MacDermotts and was completed in 1218. It was the first Cistercian monastery founded [...]