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Stained Glass

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Augustinian Priory in Adare, founded in 1315, restored in 1807.

To protect the old stained glass panes, from weathering and other less benign possibilities, a layer of plexiglas has been installed over the original panes.

Occasionally, when the light hits at the right angle, a reflected image can be seen in the plexiglas which is as striking as the old designs and reminiscent of their form

 

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Taken on January 21, 2006