Clonmacnois, Nuns' Church, exterior
ID
 
25
 
Original Country
 
Ireland
 
Region
 
Offaly
 
Community
  
Sorting Title
 
Clonmacnois, Nuns' Church, exterior
 
Creation Date
 
1026, Rebuilt 1167
 
Century
 
11th, 12th
 
Style Genre
 
Romanesque
 
Specific Location
 

Exterior view of doorway and chancel arch

 
Patrons and Others
 

Dearbhfhorghaill, daughter of Murchadh O Maelseachlainn, wife of Tighernan O Ruairc, mistress (?) of Diarmaid Mac Murchadha

 
Descriptive Notes
 

Alternate names of Nuns' church at Clonmacnois include Riaghtalta Kailleach, Kelbyguneth, and Kelbygmieth.

 
Photo Credit
 
Peter Mancall
 
Image of Clonmacnois, Nuns' Church, exterior.