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Irish church monuments, 1570-1880

Homan Potterton

Irish church monuments, 1570-1880

by Homan Potterton

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Published by Ulster Architectural Heritage Society in [Belfast] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Ireland.
    • Subjects:
    • Sepulchral monuments -- Ireland.,
    • Sculpture -- Ireland.,
    • Sculptors -- Biography.,
    • Church buildings -- Ireland.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes indexes.

      Statementby Homan Potterton.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsNB1863 .P67
      The Physical Object
      Pagination98 p. :
      Number of Pages98
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5257570M
      ISBN 100900457163
      LC Control Number75331017
      OCLC/WorldCa1975499

      When St Patrick brought Christianity to Ireland in the 5th century, Ireland entered a Golden Age of Enlightenment and became known as the Land of Saints and Scholars. Impressive churches with high crosses were built at early monastic settlements like Clonmacnoise where the monks began to record the scriptures in beautifully illuminated manuscripts such as the Book of Kells, and intricately. There are entries on Van Nost in W.G. Strickland, A Dictionary of Irish Artists (), II, , Rupert Gunnis, Dictionary of British Sculptors (revised edition, n.d.), , and Homan Potterton, Irish Church Monuments (UAHS, ),

      Irish History General Irish history. A Concise History of Ireland by Patrick Weston Joyce, circa This is a very useful concise history of Ireland for anyone wishing to get an overview of the subject, and has been written with reasonable objectivity.   Founded in , St. Patrick's Church is the oldest parish in Washington, D.C. The church was built to serve the needs of the Irish immigrants who worked on .

      Education & Work Alumni Dublinenses Freemen of Dublin City Ireland Medical Directory Ireland Merchant Navy Crew Lists Ireland, Children's Employment Commission Part 2, Ireland, Irish Revenue Police Ireland, Royal Hibernian Military School staff list Ireland, Royal Irish Constabulary History & Directories Ireland, Royal Irish Constabulary. Church of Ireland: Discovereverafter: Online [Unpublished] Ahoghill: Garvaghy: Church of Ireland: None [Unpublished] Ahoghill: Portglenone: Portglenone RC: Online ($). See also : Ulster Historical Foundation [Unpublished] Ahoghill: Ahoghill town: Church of Ireland: v.6, Published: Journal of the Association for the.


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