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Banagher Old Church

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Banagher Old Church Magheramore Road/Carnanbane Road Junction, Dungiven, Derry,
T: (028) 7776 0304
E: tourism@limavady.gov.uk
Banagher Church is an impressive ruin with the nave being built around 1100. The date 474 on the west door was carved in the 18th century and near by is a small house shaped tomb, which is said to be that of St. Muiredach O'Heney's, founder of the church. Sand from the tomb is said to bring the beneficiary good luck!