Collection: The Lawrence Photograph Collection >> On Devenish Island [Lower Lough Erne, Co. Fermanagh] [graphic]
On Devenish Island [Lower Lough Erne, Co. Fermanagh]
|Main Creator:||French, Robert, 1841-1917 photographer|
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Devenish Island was the site of an important monastic complex. It was established on the Island by St. Molaise in the sixth century. The ruins in the photograph are of St. Marys Augustinian Priory, dating to fifteenth century, and the Romanesque round tower dates to the twelfth century.
Robert French was the chief photographer responsible for photographing three quarters of the Lawrence Collection. For more information, see the Dictionary of Irish Biography: http://dib.cambridge.org/viewReadPage.do?articleId=a3369
Physical description: 1 negative : glass ; 17 x 22 cm.
Geographic Coverage: Lough Erne, County Fermanagh, Province of Ulster, Ireland.
Caption on glassplate reads: On Devenish Island. 3382. W. L.
|Contained in:||The Lawrence Photograph Collection|
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|L_ROY_03382||NPA Reading Room - Appt. only||Photos|
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