Saint Eunan's Cathedral, Letterkenny

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St. Eunan's Cathedral or the Cathedral of St. Eunan and St Columba as it is also known, is a Roman Catholic cathedral of the Diocese of Raphoe located in the parish of Conwal and Leck in Letterkenny, County Donegal, Ireland. It was built between the years of 1890 and 1900 and there are two Catholic cathedrals in the county; with an older Roman Catholic cathedral of the same name is located in the town of Raphoe.The Cathedral was commissioned by Cardinal O'Donnell, then Bishop of Raphoe, who in 1888 aged 32 became the youngest bishop in the world at that time. The Cathedral, located on Castle Street opposite Conwal Parish Church in the town celebrated its centenary in 2001.
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  • Lovely old building with great acoustics for choir singing. Great views of letterkenny from here. Highly recommended visit.  more »
  • First stop on our " Letterkenny Heritage Tour" . This is a stunningly decorated building with a very welcoming atmosphere. Beautiful carving and stained glass windows. We felt able to walk around and ...  more »
  • from 1695-1840 guards were posted in the area to warn of English soldiers while mass was said. Seems like history is repeating itself. The cathedral is on a high point above the town. A large Celtic C...  more »
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  • Beautiful cathedral. A lovely service.
  • Visited with my cousins Michael & Monica, April, 2016. My Grandfathers' brother was foreman who built the cathedral with his brothers.
  • Great paintings and lovely hand made figures
  • Beautiful building. Mass every morning at 10am.
  • been there. it's very nice.
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