Hig Cross, Clones, Co. Monaghan

Dublin Core

Title

Hig Cross, Clones, Co. Monaghan

Subject

Cross

Description

Lantern slide depicting a high cross in Clones, Co. Monaghan. Originally without a title and labelled 'M3 1'. The cross depicted is a sandstone cross, from the tenth century. It is located in front of Tiernachs Church of Ireland.The head of one cross and the shaft of aother were combined to create the monument. The cross was found in the remains of the Monestary at Clones founded by St Tighernach in the sixth century. Since the time the image was taken, railings have been put in place to surrond the cross.

Creator

Holly Cooper

Publisher

The Discovery Programme

Contributor

The Royal Society of Antiquaries of Ireland (RSAI)

Format

image/tiff

Language

EN

Type

Image

Identifier

BOX37_001

Alternative Title

RSAI, Lantern Slide, BOX 37

Date Created

25/01/17

Has Format

Scanned to 2400 dpi , 16 bit greyscale image with automatic exposure

Is Part Of

RSAI Lantern Slide Collection

Extent

114.3mb
7559 x 7559 pixels

Medium

Lantern Slides

Spatial Coverage

Country: Ireland
County: Monaghan
Logainm Code: https://www.logainm.ie/100025.aspx
Town: Clones
Logainm Town: https://www.logainm.ie/1411635.aspx
Irish National Grid East: 250201
Irish National Grid North: 325824
Position Source: www.logainm.ie
Latitude: 54.179071
Longitude: -7.2318229
Place: Clones, Co. Monaghan Latitude: 54.1796829 Longitude: -7.230667100000005

Rights Holder

The Royal Society of Antiquaries of Ireland (RSAI)

Files

BOX37_001.jpg

Citation

Holly Cooper, “Hig Cross, Clones, Co. Monaghan,” Royal Society of Antiquaries of Ireland, accessed February 22, 2024, http://rsai.locloudhosting.net/items/show/468136.

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