Cell Eóin, main church, exterior
ID
 
638
 
Original Country
 
Ireland
 
Region
 
Clare
 
Community
  
Sorting Title
 
Eóin, main church, exterior
 
Subject
 

View from southwest of church exterior and dormitory(?), modern graveyard in foreground

 
Creation Date
 
1225?
 
Century
 
13th
 
Style Genre
 
Romanesque with later additions
 
Historical Context
 

13th-century remains include Romanesque east windows and vaulted crypt under the chancel (around 1225.) Church was shortened in 15th century, present west wall built; north wall rebuilt, some domestic buildings added.

 
Patrons and Others
 

O'Brien (Ui Briain) foundation

 
Photo Credit
 
Pete Schermerhorn
 
Photo Repo Number
 
360-12
 
Contributor
 
Pete Schermerhorn, Lisa Bitel
 
Image of Cell Eóin, main church, exterior.