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Drumhome Monastic Site
Ballintra, Co. Donegal
Church, abbey or monastery
Dromhome Monastery was founded in 560. Adamnan biographer of Colmcille attended the monastery in C.610.

Dromhome Monastery is a very important site and covers an extensive area. Dromhome Monastery was a place of learning for thousands of years. It is mentioned in 'Vitae Columbae' and also in the poem 'Alra Colmcille'.

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