St. Finghin's Church - Quin, County Clare, Ireland
Posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS
N 52° 49.132 W 008° 51.870
29U E 509131 N 5852129
Quick Description: Ruins of medieval church in the small village of Quin, Count Clare, Ireland.
Location: Munster, Ireland
Date Posted: 1/13/2011 6:29:02 PM
Waymark Code: WMAGMV
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member BarbershopDru
Views: 6

Long Description:

St. Finghin's Church was built between 1278 and 1287 by Thomas de Clare. The church was dedicated to a long-forgotten saint in the early Irish church. The parish church was rectangular in shape with a narrow tower added in the 15th century. The church now is surrounded by an active cemetery. The west wall of the church is now missing along with any roof structure.
Type: Ruin

Fee: Yes

Hours: Not listed

Related URL: Not listed

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