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1.Clonmacnoise is in Ireland Co.Offaly.

2.St. Ciarán founded Clonmacnoise in 544 AD.

3.Clonmcnoise was located in the middle of two very important travel paths, the river Shannon and slí mor .

4.An slí mó the river Shannon on was used by people from all over Ireland and Europe

5.There were six churches can be found on the site todday.

6.The monastery was attaked by vikings 8 times.

7.They used the round towers used in case of if they got attacked ad had to hide there gold.

8.You will find round towers and churches in clonmacnoise today.

9.Its on the bank of the river shannon.

10.Its in Offaly.

11.Now its in impotant tourist site.

12.There are two round towers there now.

13.It is one of the second biggest monasteries in Ireland.

14.Now there are only 6 churches.

15.There were 17 churches tere in the 8th century.

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