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Enjoyable church

This is a lovely church, very impressive once inside,, .. there are a few steps to negotiate to the... read more

Reviewed September 3, 2019
BM471
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Great Yarmouth, United Kingdom
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Lovely church

A lovely church up the hill and across the road from the Bantry Library . Lovely windows and... read more

Reviewed June 23, 2019
Pam D
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Mansfield, United Kingdom
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“Lovely church”
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Saint Finbarr's Church Chapel Street, Bantry, Ireland
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Reviewed September 3, 2019 via mobile

This is a lovely church, very impressive once inside,, .. there are a few steps to negotiate to the main entrance, well worth making an effort to enjoy from the outside and in,,,..

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed June 23, 2019

A lovely church up the hill and across the road from the Bantry Library . Lovely windows and atmosphere inside.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Pam D
Reviewed July 16, 2018

Wonderful stain glass windows. Beautiful inside. There is burial grounds right next to the Church. Excellent views of Bantry.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed March 11, 2018

We visited in May of 2015 and I always meant to file a review . This church has an absolutely amazing display of beautiful stained glass windows featuring various Irish saints. We attended mass here and it was a lovely experience. Such a peaceful place...More

Date of experience: May 2017
3  Thank Patricia M
Reviewed October 2, 2017

Friendly people a very pleasant church a lovely service. We had a taxi because it is a steep walk up to the church we then strolled back down after mass

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank mbrannan49
Reviewed June 7, 2017

My main reason for visiting is the church office situated at the rear of the church. Here the church records of christenings weddings and funerals are available for inspection for family history research. Unfortunately like many Irish records there are gaps which makes getting back...More

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank H4772NMrogerh
Reviewed March 19, 2017

A large Catholic church mostly from the nineteenth century, still in regular use and open every day. Built in 1825, replacing an earlier thatched-roof church. The site was given free of charge by the Earl of Bantry. The architect was the Rev. Michael Augustine Riordan...More

Date of experience: March 2017
4  Thank Richard B
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