Ref: K115

Oghil Graveyard

 
Townland: Oghil Parish: Monasterevin
 
Denomination: Mixed Diocese: Kildare and Leighlin (RC) / Meath & Kildare (C of I)
 
Grid Ref: 266899(E), 209514(N) Status: Closed
 
Record of Protected Structures (RPS): No Record of Monuments and Places (RMP): KD027-002- Graveyard
 
Boundary Treatment: Wooden fence in good condition. Also electric fence and a hedgerow.
 
Natural Heritage Details: No trees, but wildflowers. The grass is mown. There is a bull, horses and cows in the field around.
 
Description: No visible remains of any headstones. A granite shaft of High Cross remains. Located on a small hill/rise in pasture lands. On the 6" First Edition map from 1837, but marked as disused on the 25" Second Edition map from 1897-1913.
 
Appraisal: The site is of archaeological and historic interest. No visible trace of any structures remain. The only feature is a possible granite shaft of a high cross.
 

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