County Waterford

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County Waterford

St Mochuta (Carthach) (636) founded a monastery here. A Cross and 4 9C Grave Slabs are fastened on W wall of the Church of Ireland Cathedral. No 2 might be the Grave Slab of Suibne, hermit and abbot of Lismore d.855. No 3 of Martin, abbot of Lismore d.878 . On one slab there appears to be the figure of Christ holding an open Gospel There is a replica of St Mochuta’s crozier dating from the 12C. It was discovered in 1814 hidden in the castle walls. The original is now in the National Museum.

OS: 81 048 985 marked

Stones Stone 1 Stone 2 Stones 3-5 Stone 6 Stone 7 Crozier