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Lonan Old Church

Port Groudle, south to the Snaefell mines and Brandywell Corner, Laxey
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Such a lovely well preserved old Church

What a lovely old church and old graveyard with many celtic crosses and ornate headstones in. Most... read more

Reviewed June 19, 2018
Claire S
Magical Spiritual Place

Lonan church is magical and well worth a visit. It is off the beaten track and the fields and... read more

Reviewed May 3, 2017
Hilary H
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Douglas, United Kingdom
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Jun 19, 2018
“Such a lovely well preserved old Church”
May 3, 2017
“Magical Spiritual Place”
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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Port Groudle, south to the Snaefell mines and Brandywell Corner, Laxey
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Reviewed June 19, 2018

What a lovely old church and old graveyard with many celtic crosses and ornate headstones in. Most beautiful in spring when the daffodils are blooming.

Thank Claire S
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Reviewed May 3, 2017

Lonan church is magical and well worth a visit. It is off the beaten track and the fields and trees around it shield it from the manx rain and winds. You can go into the little church and it is a very spiritual and serene...More

Thank Hilary H
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Reviewed April 17, 2017

it is fairly remote (for the island). there is a superb wheel cross of the 6th century still in situ and very old graves. Inside is small but atmospheric and with history.

Thank Helen303
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Reviewed July 19, 2016

We were very interested to see the newer, but sadly now closed Lonan Church, but the real gem is St Adamnan's Church (also known as Lonan Old Church. Note that the two churches are several miles apart - we were lucky to receive directions and...More

Thank Ruth M
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Reviewed December 23, 2015

Took us a while to find this church but well worth it when we did. Set in a beautifully kept churchyard with a small building housing some ancient artifacts including some Celtic crosses. The church itself is tiny but wonderful. Very narrow windy lanes to...More

Thank Cecil W
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Reviewed May 24, 2015

A tiny church, beautifully kept grounds,polished brass, fresh flowers. Absolutely lovely. Do buy some of the cards or notelets and don't forget a small donation in the box.

Thank Magzee
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Reviewed March 18, 2015

St Adamnan's or Lonan Old Church is a fascinating peek into the past. Go on a nice day and be careful not to miss the sign leading to the dirt track. If you are interested in churches, ruins, or Celtic Crosses, you'll find it an...More

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