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Clones in County Monaghan, Ulster, Ireland
 

Remains of St Tiernach

 
 
Remains of St Tiernach Marker Detail image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 21, 2012
1. Remains of St Tiernach Marker Detail
Inscription.

Here lie the remains of
St Tiernach.
Of the Royal House of Oriel.
First Abbot of Clones Monastry [sic]
Bishop of Clogher.
500 AD to 4th April 548.

 
Location. 54° 10.66′ N, 7° 13.952′ W. Marker is in Clones, Ulster, in County Monaghan. Touch for map. Marker is at the gravesite, in St. Tierney's Cemetery, accessed off Ball Alley, west of McCurtain Street (R212).
 
Other nearby markers. At least 4 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Sarcophagus / Sarcofagas Thighearnaigh Naofa (within shouting distance of this marker); Round Tower / Cloigtheach Chluain Eois (within shouting distance of this marker); High Cross / Ardchros Cluain Eois (about 210 meters away, measured in a direct line); Clones Round Tower, Cross and Church (about 210 meters away).
 
Also see . . .
1. The Annals of Ulster. (Submitted on April 27, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Clones Abbey at Wikipedia. (Submitted on April 27, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
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Remains of St Tiernach Marker and Sarcophagus image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 21, 2012
2. Remains of St Tiernach Marker and Sarcophagus
Clones Round Tower and St. Tierney Shrine image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr.
3. Clones Round Tower and St. Tierney Shrine
At St. Tierney's Cemetery
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 27, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 348 times since then and 30 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on April 27, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.   3. submitted on March 30, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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