Ref: K127

Dunmurraghill

 
Townland: Dunmurraghill Parish: Dunmurraghill
 
Denomination: Mixed Diocese: Kildare and Leighlin (RC) / Dublin & Glendalough (C of I)
 
Grid Ref: 282406(E), 232750(N) Status: Closed
 
Record of Protected Structures (RPS): B09-04 Dunmurraghill Early Church Site Record of Monuments and Places (RMP): KD009-011002- Graveyard
 
Boundary Treatment: No boundary.
 
Natural Heritage Details: Vegetation throughout and rabbit habitat.
 
Description: Rural, surrounded by crop fields. Undulating ground surface. Not on the 6" First Edition map from 1837.
 
Appraisal: The site is of considerable archaeological and historic interest, attesting to the long-standing ecclesiastical presence in the area and was inscribed on the Register of Historic Monuments in 1983. An early graveyard and possible children's burial ground. The site is unenclosed. No visible grave markers.
 

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