Ref: K159

Tippeenan Lower

 
Townland: Tippeenan Lower Parish:
 
Denomination: RC Diocese: Dublin (RC) 
 
Grid Ref: 277979(E), 203635(N) Status: Closed
 
Record of Protected Structures (RPS): No Record of Monuments and Places (RMP): KD032-002 - burial ground
 
Boundary Treatment: Stone wall with concrete coping.
 
Natural Heritage Details: One mature ash tree; semi natural grassland; moss and lichen on wall and headstones.
 
Description: The burial ground is located in a field of barley approximately 60m from the road on a slight rise. It is roughly circular in plan and is enclosed by a boundary wall. There is no gate into the burial ground but there is a foot stile. It is marked on the OS map as 'burial ground' (1837). One visible grave marker was observed but no others could be seen due to the overgrown nature of the site.
 
Appraisal: The site is of archaeological interest. Small graveyard with enclosing stone wall. No upstanding buildings and only one visible gravemarker were identified.
 

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