Cell Adrochtae
Community ID
 
1193
 
Alternate Names
 
Cell-adrochta / Killarighla / Kilaracht / Killaraght
 
Diocese
 
Achonry
 
Region
 
Sligo
 
Modern Location
 
Killaraght
 
Corporate Status
 
Abbey
 
Date Founded
 
400 or later (needs verification)
 
Date Terminated
 
1591
 
Religious Order
 
(uncertain) / Augustinian (Arrouasian) 1223
 
Foundation Information
 

St. Patrick for St. Adrochta (Athracta, Atracta); foundation date 5th or 6th century

 
Notable Heads
 

St. Adrochta (Athracta), daughter of Talan Cathbadi, brother of Conal, first abbess / Benedict O Mochain, erenagh, d. 1361, possibly steward to nuns or hospital

 
Dependency Of
 

Possible dependency of Cell Craobhnat around 1223/4

 
Assets/Property
 

1591: 3 carucates of land near water of Lorgbella, val. 5 shillings Irish / 6 quarters, ca. 180 acres

 
Charitable/Work
 

hospital founded under Adrochta

 
Contributors
 
R. Eickwort
 
Date Started
 
400
 
Date Finished
 
1591
 
Length
 
600