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The Irish Matryoshka: A History of Irish Monks in Medieval Europe
James J. Harkins
No preview available - 2007
13th century Abbey Abbeyleix abbot Aghaboe Aghmacart ancient church associated Ballacolla Ballinakill Ballybrophy became bishop Borris-in-Ossory building Canon Carrigan Cashel castle Catholic Celtic centre chapel Church in Ruins church ruins church site SMR church was built Cill Cistercian Clonaslee Clonenagh Clopook Columbanus Columcille County Laois Crossroads Culdee diocese Donaghmore doorway Dunamase Durrow Dysart Early Christian Period east gable ecclesiastical site SMR enclosure Errill Fintan Fitzpatrick Grave hermitage Holy Irish Kieran Kilkenny Killeshin known Kyle land later located medieval church medieval parish church Monaincha monastery monks Mountmellick nave and chancel nearby Nore Norman north-east O'Hanlon and O'Leary O'More Offaly old church Ordnance Survey Ordnance Survey map Ossory placename Portlaoise priory Protestant church rath Rathdowney recorded rectangular remains ringfort River River Barrow Romanesque Roscrea roughly coursed limestone saint seen settlement Skirk south wall south-east south-west stone Stradbally survives Timahoe townland traces tradition west gable window Yard