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Knock y Doonee Ogham Stone

Period: Medieval

NGR Easting: 240400

NGR Northing: 502170

Description: This stone pillar was found during excavation of the chapel (PRN 0343) in 1911. It stood just to the west of the chapel, not far from the doorway in the west gable. standing in a keeill. It bears an ogham inscription along one edge and an inscription in Roman capitals on one face, ‘AMMECAT FILIUS ROCAT HIC IACIT’. Both record the burial of Ammecatus, son of Rocatus.

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Site & Monument Type: ogham stone

Category: National Monuments Record: Statutory Ancient Monuments

Site ID number: Manx Cross 5

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