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Ahenny Cross
R 697, Ahenny Route Planner
The Green Guide

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Description

The interlacing weaving and spirals which decorate these two crosses are similar to those in The Book of Kells and suggest that they date back to the 8C. On the shafts, a cross bearer leads the way for a group of seven clergymen carrying bishops' crooks.

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    MICHELIN 2021
    18.8 km - Mount Juliet Estate, Thomastown R95 E096
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    MICHELIN 2021
    19 km - Mount Juliet Estate, Thomastown R95 E096