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A Place of Serenity

Visited on 01.04.18 A medieval church in ruins set in a beautiful location on a hilltop with great... read more

Reviewed 2 April 2018
StyxnStones
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Belfast, United Kingdom
Stunning on the horizon

Medieval landmark dominating the local landscape. Set on a hill outside Ardglass and one can go... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2017
Carrie G
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N. Ireland
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2 Apr 2018
“A Place of Serenity”
28 Aug 2017
“Stunning on the horizon”
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A ruinous church abandoned since the massacre of worshippers. Dedicated to St. Nicholas and overlooking the Irish Sea and Isle of Man. The story of this church was used in Jonathan Swift's Gulliver's Travels. The stained glass found here dated to...more
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Strangford Road, Ardtole, Ardglass, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed 17 April 2018

If you like early Christian Church ruins then this one is alright ,good views of the Mourne mountains

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Reviewed 2 April 2018

Visited on 01.04.18 A medieval church in ruins set in a beautiful location on a hilltop with great views all round. Access it through a gate opposite the small lay-by on the main road directly opposite the church. A short walk alongside a spiky hedge...More

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Reviewed 28 August 2017

Medieval landmark dominating the local landscape. Set on a hill outside Ardglass and one can go right up to it. Information board was interesting and informative.

Thank Carrie G
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

The old church of Ardtole looks beautiful perched at the top of a hill surrounded by open countryside. We could not find access but shall return at a later date for further investigation.

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