W8874 : Marian Shrine, Midleton

taken 1 year ago, near to Avoncore, Mainister na Corann, Carrigogna Bridge and Carrigshane, Cork, Ireland

Marian Shrine, Midleton
Marian Shrine, Midleton
Our Lady of Lourdes is a Roman Catholic title of the Blessed Virgin Mary venerated in honour of the Marian apparitions that reportedly occurred in 1858 in the vicinity of Lourdes in France. A statue (“Our Lady of Lourdes”) was placed in the grotto where the first apparition had occurred and it was solemnly dedicated on 4 April 1864 in presence of 20,000 pilgrims. Since then, the statue has been widely copied and reproduced in shrines. This shrine at Midleton was erected in 1958.
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W8874, 9 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Sunday, 17 June, 2018   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 26 June, 2018
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Religious sites  City, Town centre 
Camera (from Tags)
Panasonic DC-G9 
Subject Location
Irish: geotagged! W 881 740 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:55.1295N 8:10.3946W
Camera Location
Irish: geotagged! W 881 740
View Direction
South-southeast (about 157 degrees)
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Marian Shrine  Statue of the Virgin Mary  Our Lady of Lourdes Statue 

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