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Still another amazing church ruin--actually 2 churches which have been joined.

We faced gail force winds and downed trees on narrow back roads to find this place! It was... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
sgphoto
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Grand Junction, Colorado
History.

My review is biased, I have ancestors buried here, the last being my paternal grandparents. The... read more

Reviewed 20 April 2018
killeavypete56
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Newry, United Kingdom
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4 days ago
“Still another amazing church ruin--actually 2 churches which have been joined.”
19 Apr 2018
“History.”
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We faced gail force winds and downed trees on narrow back roads to find this place! It was difficult to photograph because of the winds, but we were able to explore and see the ruins and accompanying old cemetery with graves from 1700s. Despite the...More

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Reviewed 20 April 2018

My review is biased, I have ancestors buried here, the last being my paternal grandparents. The road outside is very narrow, so parking is difficult, especially since a " visitor site" opened a few years ago. They have spent money so people from towns think...More

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Reviewed 6 September 2017

Beautiful ruined chapels in a tranquil location with spectacular views. We too some lovely wedding photos here. Great place to wander and re-charge.

Thank Christine180250
Reviewed 21 April 2017

Loved the place, atmospheric old traditions in Saint Monimas grave (think that's how it's spelt) if you like old cemeteries you'll like this.

Thank Patricia50953
Reviewed 20 April 2017

Excellent historical cemetery with interesting grave stones. Great find and location in the Ring of Gullion.

Thank JohnCMason69
Reviewed 29 August 2016

Really old monastic site set in the Heart of South Armagh. A real piece of Irish History (plus one single commonwealth grave from 1916). Well worth a visit.

Thank Derry B
Reviewed 6 January 2016

I go here a lot, very serene place pack ed full of history. There is a nice walk up to a well to, you can see the white cross through the trees from the graveyard.

Thank Corcreechy
Reviewed 19 November 2015

Worth a visit for anyone who is interested in local or national history. A really nice experience in the shadow of Slieve Gullion

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Reviewed 8 November 2015

Well worth a visit if you are into history and scenery .. St.Monicas grave is located here and an old ruined chapel built around 17th century

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Reviewed 20 August 2015

We had known of the Killevy Churches from some tourist maps we had obtained at our B&B, but stumbled upon them while taking a "short-cut" across a hill side while following signs to a cairn. We never did find the cairn, but the church ruins,...More

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