R1893 : The "Doorty" Cross and the "North" Cross, Kilfenora

taken 11 years ago, near to Kilfenora, Co Clare, Ireland

The "Doorty" Cross and the "North" Cross, Kilfenora
The "Doorty" Cross and the "North" Cross, Kilfenora
The "Doorty" Cross formerly stood out in the churchyard R1893 : The "Doorty" Cross, Kilfenora but is now housed under a canopy within the Cathedral ruins. The figure of a bishop dominates the head of the cross. In the centre of the shaft are two ecclesastics both holding croziers. The bases of the croziers rest on a bird or winged beast which stands on the heads of two human torsos.

Also visible is the "North" Cross which unlike the other Kilfenora High Crosses does not have a ringed head.
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R1893, 74 images   (more nearby search)
Date Taken
Monday, 15 July, 2013   (more nearby)
Tuesday, 23 July, 2013
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Religious sites 
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Subject Location
Irish: geotagged! R 183 939 [100m precision]
WGS84: 52:59.4381N 9:13.0418W
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Irish: geotagged! R 183 939
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WEST (about 270 degrees)
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