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Monaincha Church

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Roscrea, Tipperary, Republic of Ireland
T: +353(0)61317522
E: touristofficelimerick@shannondev.ie

Monaincha Church is found just 2.5km from the historic town of Roscrea, County Tipperary. It is situated on land that was once an island in a bog. The 12th-century church features a finely decorated doorway and a cancel arch made from sandstone.

Found on land that used to be an island in a bog, Monaincha Church dates back to the 12th century. It is found just 2.5km from Roscrea in County Tipperary and comprises navel and chancel. The church has a finely decorated 12th-century west doorway and chancel arch constructed in a warm sandstone. Outside the church are fragments of a 12th-century high cross.