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Ionad Teampeall Croine

Disabled Access - Yes Toilet - Yes Refreshments No Reserved/unreserved seating - Unreserved Capacity - 90 Website - Directions - From Letterkenny direction through Fintown & Doochary, entering Dungloe, turn left at Dungloe Lake, past schools and church, Ionad Teampall Chroine is on the left hand side past graveyard. Ionad Teampall Cróine the former Church of St. Peter's in Dungloe was erected on the site of an earlier building dating back to 1760, which was constructed in the penal years. It is a strong secure building and although added to and improved from time to time, in truth, it is the same building that was opened for public worship on the 3rd of March 1856. The local people built the church on a voluntary basis. The priest in Dungloe at the time was Fr. John O'Donnell, who would proceed to the hill in Tubberkeen and blow a whistle to call on the volunteer workers. Local granite stone was used in the building of the church which originally has a

Dungloe Dungloe ( An Clochán Liath) Co. Donegal
Failte Ireland