School: Kilcullen (B.)

Location:
Kilcullen, Co. Kildare
Teacher:
Pádraig Ó Broin

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Old Graveyards

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0776D, Page 13_016

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In New Abbey there is a Catholic Cemetary. In the graveyard there is the ruins of an chapel which was once Kilcullen parish chapel. New Abbey was built by Fitz Eustaces. There is a table of stone with the figure Mr. and Mrs. Fitz Eustaces on it. It is believed that they are buried under it.
There are numerous iron crosses there shaped thus:
(drawing)
The names of them are blotted out

Collector
Diarmuid O Ceallaigh, Jerry Kelly
Gender
male
Address
Kilcullen, Co. Kildare
Language
English