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A heritage masterpiece

This 7th century cross shoukd not be missed. More importanly one should take the shirt few steps... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
gmoyne
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Donegal
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Worth stopping to see

This magnificent cross is well preserved and presented with its 2 adjacent smaller stones. A good... read more

Reviewed 13 July 2018
John C
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2 weeks ago
“A heritage masterpiece ”
13 Jul 2018
“Worth stopping to see”
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This 7th century cross shoukd not be missed. More importanly one should take the shirt few steps into the adjoing church yard where one will find the Marigold standing stone.

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Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

This magnificent cross is well preserved and presented with its 2 adjacent smaller stones. A good sign board explains the significance of the stones and there history. The adjacent graveyard supplements the value of stopping here. These help to remind you of our passing through...More

Thank John C
Reviewed 7 April 2018

Do stop and see the cross. Visit the cemetery,view the old church enjoy the scenery. Great view of Carndonagh and it’s wonderful church. Stop look and listen

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Reviewed 31 July 2017

A place of interest to those who want to see one of the oldest Celtic crosses in Ireland Much visited but sadly ignored by locals and not given the profile it deserves by the tourist board

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Reviewed 13 October 2016

Interesting carved cross believed to date from the 7th century, located by the roadside outside Carndonagh. The cross and two tablets are under a protective structure. Well worth a stop if you are passing through Carndonagh.

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Reviewed 10 August 2016

Interesting archaeological site in the village, no fee to enter, with old church yard adjacent with more items to see. Well worth a visit if you are in the area. Local info panel gives history of the cross.

1  Thank Peter F
Reviewed 20 July 2016

Interesting site, surrounded by lots of history, beautiful village with interesting churches, people very friendly

Thank Brenda H
Reviewed 6 December 2015

Great site on edge of town near mass rock. Carving of David x2 still clear. Om mani padme hum . Loved it .

Thank E1209AWjohn
Reviewed 17 September 2015

Beautifully decorated crosses, but difficult to photograph. There is another cross in the graveyard which is well worth visiting.

Thank PatOcarson
Reviewed 23 January 2015

Easy to miss. it's along the road but not really sign-posted exactly. it is covered. there's parking right next to it. it's ok and worth a quick stop as it is important historically.

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