Abbeyleix

Abbeyleix
Graveyard name: 
Abbeyleix
Graveyard Code: 
LA-ABLX
Extra code: 
L185

Location

Laois
Ireland
52° 55' 40.8" N, 7° 19' 37.2" W
Townland: 
Raheenabrogue
Diocese (RC): 
Kildare and Leighlin
Oldest stone: 
1960
Notes: 

The graveyard is in rural area, surrounded by pasture fields, northeast of Abbeyleix.
Graveyard contains headstones dating from 20th and 21st centuries; all upright.
Easy access to graveyard from side of busy road; three unlocked gates in west and east walls; boundary walls of concrete with hedgerow inside; approx 1m high; concrete paths.

Register of Burials available: 
Yes
Location of Register: 

Local Studies Section, Laois County Library

Location of Inscriptions: 
Data source: 

Graveyards of Laois surveyed in 2011 by Barker Archaeological Services on behalf of Laois County Council with the support of the Heritage Council, see http://www.laois.ie/heritage for information