Ros Comáin, meaning “Saint Coman’s wood”
Motto: Constans Hiberniae Cor meaning ‘Steadfast Irish heart’

These are some of the most significant landmarks, buildings and monuments in County Roscommon

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 [...]

Boyle Abbey, Boyle. County Roscommon  1161-15922020-04-29T13:57:47+00:00