The Anglo-Norman cathedral of Ferns, history and architecture
Paper by Tadhg O’Keeffe
Given at the Ferns Heritage Conference, on October 13-14, 2018
A history of Ferns and its Cathedral, with an insight into Ferns becoming a diocesan centre in the reform of the 12th century, the Abbey founded by Diarmuid MacMurrough, three powerful Gaelic bishops and the layout of the Cathedral with its aisles and crypt.
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Top Image: Ferns Cathedral – photo by Lisawymbs8 / Wikimedia Commons