Moone High Cross

Within the site of a monastery, which is believed to have been founded by St Columba in the mid-sixth century, is a seventeen foot high cross dating from around the eighth century. It is carved on all four sides with biblical scenes. There are also the remains of another cross, possibly ninth century close by.

Getting there

It is located north of Castledermot at Moone, which is south from Timolin on the R448.

Local accommodation

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