Ref: K153

Stephenstown North

 
Townland: Stephenstown North Parish: Newbridge (Killashee)
 
Denomination: RC Diocese: Kildare and Leighlin (RC) 
 
Grid Ref: 286712(E), 214137(N) Status: Closed
 
Record of Protected Structures (RPS): No Record of Monuments and Places (RMP): KD024-022
 
Boundary Treatment: Modern field boundary only
 
Natural Heritage Details: One mature horse chestnut tree is the only defining feature of the graveyard; field is fully covered by mown grass.
 
Description: There are no visible surface remains of K153. A large horse chestnut tree marks the point where the graveyard is supposed to have been. A roughly circular depression south of the tree may also be related. The burial ground is marked on both the 1st edition OS 6" map and the 18987-1913 OS 25" map. It is described as disused on the latter.
 
Appraisal: The site is of archaeological interest. No surface remains survive.
 

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