Statues - Hither & Thither

Ireland
Skibbereen - An Sciobairín
Cork - Corcaigh

North Street
(St. Patrick's Cathedral)

Saint Patrick

(Modern Irish: Pádraig) 5th-century Romano-British Christian missionary and bishop in Ireland. Known as the 'Apostle of Ireland', he is the primary patron saint of the island.

1826

Skibbereen - <i>An Sciobairín</i> /  Saint Patrick   Skibbereen - <i>An Sciobairín</i> /  Saint Patrick

Description

Stone statue of St. Patrick on the portico of St. Patrick's Cathedral.

Annotation

The cathedral was built in 1826 designed by Michael Augustine O'Riordan.

Tags

Location N 51°33'7" W 9°15'50"

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Item Code: ie185; Photograph: 16 June 2014
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