Clonmacnois, Nuns' Church, exterior doorway
ID
 
18
 
Original Country
 
Ireland
 
Region
 
Offaly
 
Community
  
Sorting Title
 
Clonmacnois, Nuns' Church, exterior doorway
 
Creation Date
 
1026, Rebuilt 1167
 
Century
 
11th, 12th
 
Style Genre
 
Romanesque
 
Specific Location
 

Exterior view, west doorway

 
Patrons and Others
 

Dearbhfhorghaill, Daughter of Murchad O Maelseachlainn, sister of Agnes (Abbess of Clonard), wife of Tighernan O Ruairc, mistress (?) of Diarmaid Mac Murchadha.

 
Related Work
  
Descriptive Notes
 

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

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