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Ardboe Old Cross
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Ardboe Old Cross

Ardboe Cross is a national monument dating from the tenth century. It was the first High Cross built in Ulster. Standing at 18.5 feet high and 3.5 feet wide, this is the original stone cross, placed here over one thousand years ago. The twenty-two panels depict Old Testament stories and New Testament scenes. There are also remains of a church and abbey here. The abbey was founded by Saint Coleman in 590 and the church built during the sixteenth century.

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Open access all year round.

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Admission free.

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  • Free (parking charges may apply)

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Ardboe Old Cross

Address
Battery Road
Ardboe
County Tyrone
BT80 0HY
Phone number
T: (028) 9082 3207
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Web Address
www.communities-ni.gov.uk/topics/historic-environment
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