Glendalough Cathedral


Wanda Marcussen
published on 03 April 2021
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Glendalough Cathedral, Ireland. The remains of the cathedral on the grounds of Glendalough monastic site is one of the largest remaining ancient churches in Ireland, where part of the structure dates back to the 10th century CE. This church was originally dedicated to Saint Paul and Saint Peter but was converted into a cathedral during the 13th century CE.

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Wanda Marcussen
Wanda has studied International Relations with specialization in History at The University of Oslo, and is currently studying for her Master's degree in Environmental History at Trinity College Dublin.

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