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1967 – Our Lady Queen of Ireland Basilica, Knock, Mayo

Architect: Daithi Hanly


Famous for designing structures by the acre, Daithi Hanly was formally the Dublin City architect. At Knock he designed this large basilica that can accommodate 10,000.

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