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Upcoming Lecture

‘The Noggin of Hell Fire’:
Parish Missions in Kilmore Diocese
1850 - 1880

A Lecture by

Fr Ultan McGoohan

In

Kilmore Diocesan Pastoral Centre
Cullies
Cavan


At 8.00 pm

Thursday, 16 November.

Creevelea Abbey


Situated near Dromahair, Co Leitrim, the abbey was founded in 1508 by Owen O’Rourke, Prince of Breifne.


It experienced very mixed fortunes from 1584 onwards and especially during the Cromwellian Settlement.


It eventually closed in 1680.