County Tyrone

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County Tyrone

St Mac Cairthinn (506), a colleague of St Patrick, who is said to be first bishop of Clogher. There are 2 9/10C High Crosses (made of pieces from 3) and a 10-11C sundial in the cathedral porch.

The Reliquary ‘Great Shrine of Saint Mac Cairthinn’ used for his relics and those of the True Cross, also a Bell from the monastery, are in the National Museum.

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See also:

Cross 1 Cross 2 The Crosses