County Longford

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Inchcleraun (Quaker Island)

County Longford

St. Dermot founded a monastery on this island in Lough Ree. There is his Tomb Shrine (10 -12C), the ‘Great Church’ (13C) with 2 others nearby, another on the highpoint of the island, and St Mary’s, the Nun’s church to the S. Access only by shallow boat.

OS: 40 996 592 marked

A beautiful day Approach 13C Great Church (1) 13C Great Church (2) 3rd church interior (1) 3rd church interior (2) 4th church dwellings (1) dwellings (2) and resident dwellings (3) dwellings (4)