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Derry-Londonderry in County Londonderry, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
 

St Columba

 
 
St Columba Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 18, 2012
1. St Columba Marker
Inscription.

On this site of St Augustine's Church, St Columba built his Abbey circa 543AD, and departed from Derry down the River Foyle with his supporters to the Island of Iona in 563AD.

 
Location. 54° 59.69′ N, 7° 19.496′ W. Marker is in Derry-Londonderry, Northern Ireland, in County Londonderry. Click for map. Marker is on the grounds of St. Augustine's Church, between Palace Street and the City Wall. Marker is in this post office area: Derry-Londonderry, Northern Ireland BT48 6PS, United Kingdom.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Walker Memorial Pillar (within shouting distance of this marker); Royal Bastion (within shouting distance of this marker); Grand Parade (within shouting distance of this marker); George Farquhar (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); SeŠn Keenan / ” CianŠin (about 90 meters away); Verbal Arts Centre (about 120 meters away); The Platform (about 120 meters away); Double Bastion (about 120 meters away). Click for a list of all markers in Derry-Londonderry.
 
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St Columba Marker at St. Augustine's Church image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 18, 2012
2. St Columba Marker at St. Augustine's Church
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 322 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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