Christ Church Cathedral
Timeline of Christ Church Cathedral
c. 1030 -- Dúnán appointed first bishop of Dublin by Sitrik SIlkenbeard, king of Dublin.
1152 -- Irish Church recognized diocese of Dublin
1163 -- Augustinian canons intruced by Archbishop Lorcán Ua Tuathail, abbot of Glendalough.
1186 -- Archbishop Comyn begins work on the Romanesque cathedral
1358 -- Archbishop St. Paul builds the Long Choir
1487 -- Coronation of Edward VI
1551 -- English Prayer book used
1562 -- South nave wall and roof collapsed
1608 -- Law Courts moved to the cloister buildlings
1871 -- Seven year restoration
1980 -- two year major restoration of roof
lost in ireland 2005 travelogue and photos © rfingerson