Aghaboe Abbey

The Abbey of Aghaboe is one of the most important of the abbeys and priories in County Laois. It was founded in the kingdom of Osraige by St. Canice in the 6th century.

Notable Places in the Area

Railway station
is a railway station at , , , near and Rathdowney. is situated 6 km southwest of Aghaboe Abbey. Photo: Sarah777, Public domain.

Sports centre
is a Gaelic Athletic Association club in the small town of , , . is situated 7 km west of Aghaboe Abbey.

is a Gaelic Athletic Association hurling and gaelic football club in , . is situated 8 km northeast of Aghaboe Abbey.

Localities in the Area

is a village in . It is located on the R434 regional road in the rural hinterland west of the town of Abbeyleix. Photo: AFBorchert, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a village in west , . is situated 8 km west of Aghaboe Abbey. Photo: Sarah777, Public domain.

Aghaboe Abbey

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