Carved Head at Aughagower Church

“Inside the ruined Abbey, there is a carved head engraved on the window facing the old graveyard across the road. It was there to keep a watchful eye over the altar, which would have stood below the window” --(Michigan State University, 2009).


  1. Corlett, Christiaan (2001). Antiquities of West Mayo. Bray, Co. Wicklow: Wordwell Ltd. Print, p 66.

  2. Michigan State University, Study Abroad Programme. (2009). Carved Head at Aughagower Church. Internal Report: Folder 3, Croagh Patrick Heritage Trail—Clogher Environmental Group Ltd. Unpublished.