Statues - Hither & Thither

Ireland
Clonmel - Cluain Meala
Tipperary - Tiobraid árann

Gladstone Street
(Ss. Peter and Paul's Catholic Church)

Saints Peter and Paul

The apostles Peter and Paul are often depicted together. In Catholic tradition, Peter is said to have founded the church in Rome with Paul, served as its bishop, authored two epistles, and then met martyrdom there along with Paul.
(artist?)
1934?

Clonmel - Cluain Meala /  Saints Peter and Paul   Clonmel - Cluain Meala /  Saints Peter and Paul

Description

Relief in the tympanum above the door of Ss. Peter and Paul's Catholic Church.

Annotation

Romanesque-style Roman Catholic church, started c. 1875 and finished 1934, designed by J.J. O'Callaghan, W.G. Doolin and George Ashlin.

Sculptor

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Location (N 52°21'16" - W 7°42'9")

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Item Code: ie125; Photograph: 14 June 2014
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