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The Monastery of Saint Mochai of Nendrum

£49.99

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First edition. Foreword by Prof. R A S Macalister. Nendrum is thought to have been set up by St Mochai in the 5th Century and also has links to St Patrick in later sources. The monastery consists of 3 round dry stone walled enclosures, one within the other. There is evidence of industrial works in the outer enclosure; a central enclosure with a church ruin and sundial, the remains of a round tower and a graveyard. The middle enclosure has the remains of huts and workshops. It is thought to be the best example of a pre-Norman monastic site in Northern Ireland. Some photos included.

No dust jacket. Royal blue hard cover is in a fair condition for its age. The corners are bumped as is the spine. The end papers are age spotted and have black spots. The pages are rough cut but in clean condition inside.

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Author(s):
H C Lawlor
Condition:
Poor
Edition:
1925
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
187
Publisher:
The Belfast Natural History and Philosophical Society

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First edition. Foreword by Prof. R A S Macalister. Nendrum is thought to have been set up by St Mochai in the 5th Century and also has links to St Patrick in later sources. The monastery consists of 3 round dry stone walled enclosures, one within the other. There is evidence of industrial works in the outer enclosure; a central enclosure with a church ruin and sundial, the remains of a round tower and a graveyard. The middle enclosure has the remains of huts and workshops. It is thought to be the best example of a pre-Norman monastic site in Northern Ireland. Some photos included.

No dust jacket. Royal blue hard cover is in a fair condition for its age. The corners are bumped as is the spine. The end papers are age spotted and have black spots. The pages are rough cut but in clean condition inside.

Author(s):
H C Lawlor
Condition:
Poor
Edition:
1925
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
187
Publisher:
The Belfast Natural History and Philosophical Society

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