Myth and Legends Ireland's High Crosses

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High Moone Cross 
High Moone Cross
Tucked away in the interior of a ruined
church, this 17 foot high cross is
most notable for the quality of the
scenes carved on all it's faces.
Co. Kildare
 
 
 
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 Riasc / Reask Cross Dingle
RIASC CROSS
The Mainistir Riaisc is home to at least 10 
cross-inscribed slabs, the most impressive of 
which is the Reask Stone, which is decorated 
with spiral designs and carved with the initials
DNE, short for the Latin Domine ("Lord").
Dingle Peninsula, Co. Kerry

 
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 Drumcliffe High Cross 
Drumcliffe High Cross
A monastery was founded here in the 6th Century
by St Colmcille, the only remains of the monastery 
today are two High Crosses and part of a round tower, 
This highly decorated cross  stands at 3.83 metres and both the east and west side feature animals.
The east face bears Adam and Eve, David and Goliath, Daniel in the Lions' Den and a Lion . The South side  features the only icon of the Virgin and Child on an Irish High Cross.



 

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Glendalough High Cross 
Glendalough High Cross
One of the many high crosses found in Glendalough. 
The cross is carved with not only celtic knotwork, 
but also with an angels head at the top, a bulls head
to your right side, a dolphin at the bottom 
and a lions head to your left. 
 
 
 
 
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