M7066 : Ballinakill Abbey, Co. Galway (2)

taken 5 months ago, near to Glinsk, Ireland

Ballinakill Abbey, Co. Galway (2)
Ballinakill Abbey, Co. Galway (2)
The limestone effigy of a Norman knight on the inside of the south wall. Burke family tradition believed that the effigy was a likeness of William (conqueror) DeBurgh - the first DeBurgh (Burke) to set foot in Ireland.
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M7066, 2 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Monday, 18 June, 2018   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 4 July, 2018
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Religious sites  Burial ground, Crematorium 
Subject Location
Irish: geotagged! M 7073 6669 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:38.9607N 8:26.6021W
Camera Location
Irish: geotagged! M 7073 6669
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Abbey Ruins  Effigy of Knight 

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