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Cathedral Place
(St. John's Cathedral)

St. John the Baptist

c. 6 BC- c. 36 AD
itinerant preacher and a major religious figure who led a movement of baptism at the Jordan River. He baptized Jesus at "Bethany beyond the Jordan."


Limerick - Luimneach /  St. John the Baptist   Limerick - Luimneach /  St. John the Baptist


Large statue in a niche above the front entrance of St. John's Cathedral.


The cathedral was built in 1861 and designed by the architect Philip Charles Hardwick.

Limerick - Luimneach / St. John the Baptist

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Location (N 52°39'45" - W 8°37'3")

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Item Code: ie257; Photograph: 18 June 2014
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