S5056 : St Canice's Cathedral, Kilkenny

taken 16 years ago, near to Cill Chainnigh, Kilkenny, Ireland

St Canice's Cathedral, Kilkenny
St Canice's Cathedral, Kilkenny
This is a 13C building in Early English style, on the site of earlier churches of which the round tower on the right survives. It was ruined by Cromwell's soldiers, but was repaired and restored at various times. This is a cathedral of the protestant Church of Ireland, and there is also a 19C RC Cathedral in Kilkenny.
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Date Taken
Monday, 10 July, 2006   (more nearby)
Friday, 21 July, 2006
Cathedral   (more nearby)
Subject Location
Irish: geotagged! S 50 56 [1000m precision]
WGS84: 52:39.4638N 7:15.2670W
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Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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