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Holycross is a village and civil parish in North Tipperary, Ireland. It is one of 21 civil parishes in the barony of Eliogarty. Unusually, the civil parish straddles two counties and the baronies of Eliogarty and of Middle Third . It is also an ecclesiastical parish in the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Cashel and Emly.
The village developed around the Cistercian Holy Cross Abbey on the River Suir. Its population was 700 at the 2006 census.
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Farney Castle, Holycross, Thurles, Co. Tipperary
Historic Farney Castle was built in 1495 by the Duke of Ormond and was added to in 1790 by the Armstrong family. It is now the home and studio of Irish International Knitwear and Porcelain Designer Cyril Cullen. The round tower is the only one in Ireland
Holycross, Co. Tipperary, Ireland
One of the most picturesque Christian monuments in Ireland, with a charming setting beside the banks of the River Suir and 12kms from the Rock of Cashel. The monastery took its name from a portion of the true cross believed to have been presented by the p
Clohane, Holycross, Co. Tipperary
Situated 10 minutes’ drive from Thurles, in the heart of the Tipperary region, Boherna Lodge has a garden, free parking, and free WiFi.