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Ireland
Kilkenny - Cill Chainnigh
Kilkenny - Cill Chainnigh

Parliament Street

Saint Cainnech of Aghaboe

St Canice (Ireland), St Kenneth (Scotland), St Canicus (Latin)
Glengiven 515/16 - Aghaboe 600
Irish abbot, monastic founder, priest and missionary, one of the Twelve Apostles of Ireland
(Wikipedia)
Saturio Alonso
1999

Kilkenny - Cill Chainnigh /  Saint Cainnech of Aghaboe   Kilkenny - Cill Chainnigh /  Saint Cainnech of Aghaboe

Description

Kilkenny limestone head, with a simple bronze band around it, standing on a column. At the foot of the column are four water taps spouting water into grill shaped as celtic symbols (?).

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Inscription(s)

CAINNEACH

Unveiled by
councillor tomás ó dubhshláint p.c.
mayor of kilkenny

February 1999

Sculptor

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Location (N 52°39'13" - W 7°15'13")

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