K3D – Castledermot North Cross

Castledermot North High Cross in 3D

Text and Model by Digital Heritage Age for Castledermot Local History Group


North Cross: A tenth century granite ringed cross with a damaged two-stepped pyramidal base. The wheel has running scroll and key decoration. There are figured and ornamental panels (base dims. H. 0.83m; 0.78m x 0.70m; shaft dims. H. 2.17m; 0.42m x 0.28m). (Source: Archaeology.ie)

Survey: @Dh_Age
Funded: Kildare County Council Community Heritage Grant

NOTE: This model requires good bandwidth and a reasonably powerful computer to view successfully, as the download size is 123MB.

Another creator has modeled the two Castledermot Crosses in polychromatic and colour versions, the two models are available here: https://sketchfab.com/JohnMccarthy