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Kildare St, Dublin 2



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The Cross of Cong was made in 1123 to encase a fragment of the True Cross that was brought to Ireland and displayed in different places around the country. The cross is so-called because it was kept in the Augustinian Friary at Cong, county Mayo, for centuries.

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Kildare St,
Dublin 2,
D02 FH48

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