County Kildare

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Old Killcullen

County Kildare

St Patrick is said to have founded the monastery here. St Iserninus was first bishop and St Mac Tail (d 548) his successor. The 11C church probably replaced an earlier wooden one. There is an enclosure, an 11C High Cross, a shaft and a base, and a Round Tower.

OS: 55 830 070 marked

See also:

Church and Tower Church Cross 1 (1) Cross 1 (2) Cross 1 (3) Cross 2 (1) Cross 2 (2) Cross 2 and Tower Cross Base David slays a lion Round Tower (1) Round Tower (2) Site and Enclosure St Maccaille