St Canice's, Aghaboe

St Canice's, Aghaboe
Graveyard name: 
St Canice's, Aghaboe
Graveyard Code: 
LA-AGHG
Extra code: 
L162
National Inventory of Architectural Heritage code: 
Reg. No. 12802205

Location

Aghaboe, Laois
Ireland
52° 55' 19.7004" N, 7° 30' 46.5552" W
Townland: 
Aghaboe
Diocese (CoI): 
Cashel & Ossory
Number of Memorials: 
146
Notes: 

The graveyard is in rural area with pasture land surroundings, in the small village of Aghaboe; northeast of the Aghaboe Priory.
Located within site of RMP (LA022-019- ecclesiastical site).
Graveyard contains a Church of Ireland church (built 1818), marked on 1841 OS map as 'Church' and 'Grave Yard' with 'R.C. Chapel in ruins' nearby.
Graveyard contains headstones dating from 18th to 21st century; mainly upright; some celtic crosses; five altar tombs.
Graveyard stone wall boundary in good condition, 1.5-2m high; small amount of ivy some places; gate access and gravel path. Located beside roadside. Ground surface is level.

Graveyard plan: 
St Canice's, Aghaboe
Register of Burials available: 
No
Titles of Published Local References: 

Dowling, A. (1981) Ancient Parish of Aghaboe now Clough-Ballacolla, Dowling, Laois, 11

Byrne, N. (2006) History through Headstones, People remembered , Laois Leader, 62-71

National Inventory of Architectural Heritage (NIAH), Co. Laois (1997)

Location of Published Local References: 

Laois County Library, Portlaoise, Co. Laois

National Inventory of Architectural Heritage (NIAH), Dun Sceine, Dublin 4
http://www.buildingsofireland.ie

Location of Inscriptions: 

Local Studies Section, Laois County Library

Graves

Photo Grave Name Surname
LA-AGHG-001 LA-AGHG-001
Thomas James
Seamus
Young
Young
LA-AGHG-002 LA-AGHG-002
Charles
Nora
Fitzpatrick
Wall
LA-AGHG-003 LA-AGHG-003
LA-AGHG-004 LA-AGHG-004 James Carroll
LA-AGHG-005 LA-AGHG-005
LA-AGHG-006 LA-AGHG-006
Denis
Patrick
O'Brien
Dunne
LA-AGHG-007 LA-AGHG-007 John B...
LA-AGHG-008 LA-AGHG-008
LA-AGHG-009 LA-AGHG-009
LA-AGHG-010 LA-AGHG-010
LA-AGHG-011 LA-AGHG-011 John Bolton
LA-AGHG-012 LA-AGHG-012 Sarah Pra...
LA-AGHG-013 LA-AGHG-013 Hugh Walsh
LA-AGHG-014 LA-AGHG-014 William White...
LA-AGHG-015 LA-AGHG-015 James
LA-AGHG-016 LA-AGHG-016 Sarah Phelan
LA-AGHG-017 LA-AGHG-017
LA-AGHG-018 LA-AGHG-018
LA-AGHG-019 LA-AGHG-019
LA-AGHG-020 LA-AGHG-020 Robert White K.B.C.
LA-AGHG-021 LA-AGHG-021
LA-AGHG-022 LA-AGHG-022
LA-AGHG-023 LA-AGHG-023
LA-AGHG-024 LA-AGHG-024
LA-AGHG-025 LA-AGHG-025