Ref: K185

St Mary's Church

 
Townland: Mariavilla Parish: Maynooth
 
Denomination: RC Diocese: Dublin (RC) 
 
Grid Ref: 293652(E), 237866(N) Status: Open
 
Record of Protected Structures (RPS): No Record of Monuments and Places (RMP): No
 
Boundary Treatment: Stone wall.
 
Natural Heritage Details: Mature pine trees along boundary; mown grass; lichen on walls and headstones.
 
Description: Located in the grounds of St Mary's Church are the headstones of two burials. One headstone is located against the west wall of the church (Round type of limestone); the other headstone is located across from it and is a kerb type with a Celtic style headstone. Both headstones date to the 19th century and are not parish priests.
 
Appraisal: This is not a burial ground but contains two burial markers of 19th century date. This graveyard is of some social and historical importance in the locality.
 

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