Wednesday, 17 March 2010

St. Patrick

St. Patrick's Church, Coleraine seen from Circular Road, with part of Anderson Park in the foreground.

A Church of Ireland building, this church opened its' doors in 1885. Over the centuries, a number of churches have been built at this particular place.

It is said that St. Patrick himself founded the first church which occupied the site.


Maggie said...

Does every city in Ireland and NI have a St. Patrick's church? ;)

This one is lovely.

Clytie said...

Wow, I enlarged the photo and the way the light comes through the patterns in the steeple -- absolutely amazing!

~Cheryl said...

That is one gorgeous church! The steeple-tower is indeed amazing to look at! It's so intricate!

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