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Caher Island - Cathar na Naomh. Caher Island pilgrimage, August 2009

Caher island is an uninhabited island, off County Mayo. The Island has ruins of an early christian monastery founded by seafaring seventh century monks, with the remains of a chapel in an enclosure and a number of carved cross slabs. On the 15 August every year, weather permitting, Inishturk islanders organise a pilgrimage to Caher.

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