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Survey of the Graveyards of Galway - 2013.Galway County Council provides this information with the understanding that it is not guaranteed to be accurate, correct, or complete. Galway County Council accepts no liability for any loss or damage suffered by those using this data for any purpose

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  • FID
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  • NAME
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    {"value"=>"Woodford", "count"=>1} (), {"value"=>"Tynagh", "count"=>1} (), {"value"=>"Turlough", "count"=>1} (), {"value"=>"Tuam", "count"=>1} (), {"value"=>"Trabane", "count"=>1} (), {"value"=>"Tooreena", "count"=>1} (), {"value"=>"Toombeola", "count"=>1} (), {"value"=>"Tooloobaun", "count"=>1} (), {"value"=>"Tobar Padraic", "count"=>1} (), {"value"=>"Tiranascragh", "count"=>1} ()
  • TOWNLAND
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    {"value"=>" ", "count"=>5} (), {"value"=>"Glebe", "count"=>4} (), {"value"=>"Kinvarra", "count"=>3} (), {"value"=>"Portumna", "count"=>2} (), {"value"=>"Oranmore", "count"=>2} (), {"value"=>"Lettermore", "count"=>2} (), {"value"=>"Kiltormer West", "count"=>2} (), {"value"=>"Killian", "count"=>2} (), {"value"=>"Kill", "count"=>2} (), {"value"=>"Kilkerrin", "count"=>2} ()
  • STRUCTURE
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    {"value"=>" ", "count"=>3} (), {"value"=>"Well maintained, irregular shaped graveyard. Ruins of a possible rectangular medieval church in the south-west quadrant. Part of west gable and foundations of other walls remain. A recent plot with kerbing, gravel and a low limestone headstone is set a", "count"=>1} (), {"value"=>"Well maintained graveyard surrounded by dry limestone walls. Approx. 40 yew treees have been planted mainly in the SE quadrant of the graveyard. They vary in age from c. 3-20 years. Four mature Cyprtess trees also present in this quadrant. Four other", "count"=>1} (), {"value"=>"Well maintained graveyard bounded by drystone limestone walls to approx. height of 2m. Kilmacduagh Cathedral is almost centrally placed within the rectangualr graveyard with the Round Tower to the SW of the Cathedral (approx. 6m distant). Headstones var", "count"=>1} (), {"value"=>"Very slight remains of a stony bank enclosure surrouding the ruins of a Medieval church with several burials. The graveyard has been extended to the west and is U-shaped with a car park at the NE end of the U. The old section of the graveyard contains t", "count"=>1} (), {"value"=>"Very large irregularly shaped graveyard by seashore at Tra Mhairios. The ruins of the medieval church of the civil parish of Moyrus are located in the NE sector. There are numerous set upright stones scattered throughout the graveyard to the west and so", "count"=>1} (), {"value"=>"Very large graveyard divided into four quadrants. The oldest section is the NE quadrant enclosed by a stone mortared wall approx. 2m high. On its east boundary is the regional road with an ornate railing entrance gate set between cut stone pillars and", "count"=>1} (), {"value"=>"Triangular shaped graveyard surrounding ruins of medieval church. Remains of half of south-east and part of NE and SW walls survive to a height of approx. 3m. There is a small rectangular window in the SW wall which is almost obscured by ivy. Three rec", "count"=>1} (), {"value"=>"Tiranascragh graveyard is situated on the end of a large Esker ridge. It contains the ruins of a medieval parish church. The surviving upstanding fabric of the medieval church consists of east wall of nave, part of the south wall of nave at the east end,", "count"=>1} (), {"value"=>"This very large, almost square graveyard is located to the south and east of Ballinafad Church. The ground is extremely undulating with two large ridges of granite rock outcrop crossing the site from NW to SE. Between these ridges are areas of wet gras", "count"=>1} ()
  • SURVEYOR
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    {"value"=>" ", "count"=>33} (), {"value"=>"Would be interesting to see the old section in winter when the bracken has died down.", "count"=>1} (), {"value"=>"Worthy of further study. An important medieval church with late medieval doorway with carved heads. Masonry probably needs pinning as the mortar has become eroded. Should be properly assessed by a competent historic buildings specialist. \r\nGalway County", "count"=>1} (), {"value"=>"Well maintained graveyard. Looked after by the OPW. Clontuskert History and Heritage Group are currently writing a history of the parish and are preparing to record the headstone inscriptions and draw a map for this graveyard. Clontuskert is a very im", "count"=>1} (), {"value"=>"Well maintained graveyard. Interesting headstones. Worth recording and photographing.\r\nThe headstones need to mapped as there is none. There is large area of ground that has no headstones or markers that belongs to different families. Information sho", "count"=>1} (), {"value"=>"Well maintained graveyard. Contrast between old and mew sections is interesting.", "count"=>1} (), {"value"=>"Well maintained graveyard - little of heritage interest.", "count"=>1} (), {"value"=>"Well kept site. The site has a very important and large collection of vocational symbols. The two seventeenth burial-slabs are of note also. Roderic O’Flaherty is buried here. The grotto is very well kept and is an interesting feature standing to near", "count"=>1} (), {"value"=>"Well kept graveyard. Relatively few burial monuments present. Simple stone markers used on some graves. The door to the church is in need of attention as it is loose.", "count"=>1} (), {"value"=>"Well kept but some use of the graveyard by people having drinks parties. Evidence for this in ruined church. Three military headstones are interesting. The church has been restored in the past.", "count"=>1} ()
  • PHOTO
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  • THUMB
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    {"value"=>"http://www.galway.ie/gis/graveyards/thumbs/99_A.jpg", "count"=>1} (), {"value"=>"http://www.galway.ie/gis/graveyards/thumbs/98_A.jpg", "count"=>1} (), {"value"=>"http://www.galway.ie/gis/graveyards/thumbs/97_A.jpg", "count"=>1} (), {"value"=>"http://www.galway.ie/gis/graveyards/thumbs/96_A.jpg", "count"=>1} (), {"value"=>"http://www.galway.ie/gis/graveyards/thumbs/95_A.jpg", "count"=>1} (), {"value"=>"http://www.galway.ie/gis/graveyards/thumbs/94_A.jpg", "count"=>1} (), {"value"=>"http://www.galway.ie/gis/graveyards/thumbs/93_A.jpg", "count"=>1} (), {"value"=>"http://www.galway.ie/gis/graveyards/thumbs/92_A.jpg", "count"=>1} (), {"value"=>"http://www.galway.ie/gis/graveyards/thumbs/91_A.jpg", "count"=>1} (), {"value"=>"http://www.galway.ie/gis/graveyards/thumbs/90_A.jpg", "count"=>1} ()

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