The Cathedral, Clonmacnoise, Co. Offaly, Leinster, Ireland

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When: 18 August 1939

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The Cathedral at Clonmacnoise monastic site by river Shannon. The monastery was founded in the middle of the 6th century, and the construction of the cathedral begun about 909. To the right in the image is an Irish high cross: the Cross of the Scriptures, from about the year 900.

Katedralen i Clonmacnoises klosterområde vid floden Shannon. Klostret grundades vid mitten av 500-talet, och katedralen började byggas omkring 909. Till höger i bilden är ett irländskt högkors: the Cross of the Scriptures (Skriftens kors), från omkring år 900.

Location: Clonmacnoise, County Offaly, Leinster, Republic of Ireland, Irland

Photograph by: Berit Wallenberg
Date: 18.08.1939
Format: Film

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