Tullore

Tullore
Graveyard name: 
Tullore
Graveyard Code: 
LA-TLRE
Extra code: 
L101
RMP/Site number: 
LA024-023001
RMP Classification: 
Graveyard

Location

Laois
Ireland
52° 55' 45.6168" N, 7° 17' 21.8508" W
Townland: 
Rahanavannagh
Diocese (RC): 
Kildare and Leighlin
Notes: 

The graveyard is in rural area, on elevated ground, surrounded by undulating pasture fields, west of Blandsford House.
Graveyard contains no visible upstanding structures. Site of medieval church, marked on 1841 OS maps as 'Church (site of)'. Site formerly within townland of Tullore.
Graveyard contains 18th to 20th century headstones, celtic-style crosses, metal crosses, recumbent slabs and table tombs; mainly in good condition, with some leaning or collapsed. Graveyard contains a substantial number of small uninscribed markers.
Graveyard has rectangular shape. Boundary stone wall intact, c. 1m high. No paths; access across fields through gate and stile. Ground surface uneven due to concealed features. Ground level higher within graveyard than without. Grass regularly mown, ground maintained.

Graveyard plan: 
Plan of Tullore graveyard
Register of Burials available: 
No
Titles of Published Local References: 

Sweetman, P.D., Alcock, O. & Moran, B. (1995) Archaeological inventory of County Laois. Dublin. Dublin Stationary Office, 87

O'Hanlon, J. Rev. & O'Leary, E. Rev. (1907) History of the Queen's County. Sealy, Bryers and Walker, vol 1 188-9

O'Byrne, D. (1856) 'The history of the Queen's county: containing an historical and traditional account of its foundries, duns, and other antiquities, also an account of some noble families of English extraction'. Dublin, John O'Daly, 52

Record of Monuments & Places, Co. Laois compiled by Caimin O'Brien (2007)

Journal of the Association for the Preservation of the Memorials of the Dead, Ireland, 'Queen's County', (1890) 228-230, (1921-25) 227-228

Location of Published Local References: 

Laois County Library, Portlaoise, Co. Laois

Record of Monuments & Places (RMP), Archive Unit, National Monuments Service, DoEHLG, 51 St Stephen's Green, Dublin 2

http://www.archaeology.ie/ArchaeologicalSurveyofIreland/

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

Survey documents

Graves

Photo Grave Name Surname
LA-TLRE-0001 LA-TLRE-0001
Edmond
Margaret
Cullen
Cullen alias Dunne
LA-TLRE-0002 LA-TLRE-0002
Michael
Mary
Thomas
William
Butler
Butler
Butler
Morrin
LA-TLRE-0003 LA-TLRE-0003
Matthew
Murtagh
Margaret
Mary
James
Thomas
McWey
McWey
McWey
McWey
McWey
LA-TLRE-0004 LA-TLRE-0004 James Coyle
LA-TLRE-0005 LA-TLRE-0005
Margaret
Daniel
Margaret
Michael
Edward
Coyle
Coyle
LA-TLRE-0006 LA-TLRE-0006 Frances Coyle
LA-TLRE-0007 LA-TLRE-0007
John
Margaret
Margaret
Edward
Margaret
Patrick
Delaney
Delaney
Barry
Blaney
Barry
LA-TLRE-0008 LA-TLRE-0008
Bridget
James
Francis
Norah
Denis
Boylan
Mulhall
LA-TLRE-0009 LA-TLRE-0009
Peg
Denis
McEvoy
LA-TLRE-0010 LA-TLRE-0010
Michael
Elizabeth
Edward
Joseph
Denis
Fitzpatrick
Fitzpatrick
McEvoy
LA-TLRE-0011 LA-TLRE-0011
John
Honoria
Dooley
Dooley alias Linegar
LA-TLRE-0012 LA-TLRE-0012
Mary
John
Bridget
Patrick
Margaret
Gerard
Kathleen
Anthony
John
Moore
Moore
Moore
Moore
Moore
Moore
Moore
Moore
Moore
LA-TLRE-0013 LA-TLRE-0013
Patrick
Kathleen
Fitzpatrick
LA-TLRE-0014 LA-TLRE-0014
Patrick
Mary
Julia
Patrick Joseph
William
Rita
McDonnell
McGrath
McGrath
McDonnell
LA-TLRE-0015 LA-TLRE-0015
Patrick
Catherine
Patrick
Dunne
Dunne alias Dooley
LA-TLRE-0016 LA-TLRE-0016
William
Edward
Ettinor
Charles
Elizabeth
Morrissey
Morrissey
LA-TLRE-0017 LA-TLRE-0017
Martha
Anne
Mary
John
Patrick
Fitzgerald
Brophy
Fitzgerald
LA-TLRE-0018 LA-TLRE-0018
Bridget
Bridget
Mary
Arthur
Maggie
Arthur
Elizabeth
Patrick
Taylor
Taylor
LA-TLRE-0019 LA-TLRE-0019
John
Sarah
John
Elizabeth
Loftus Henry
John Thomas
Charlotte Elizabeth
John Loftus
Arthur
Bland
Bland otherwise Birch
Bland
Bland alias Birch
Bland
Bland
Grove Annesley
Grove Annesley
LA-TLRE-0020 LA-TLRE-0020
Thomas Dalrymple
Loftus Henry
Annie
Bland
Bland
LA-TLRE-0021 LA-TLRE-0021 Bridget Byrne
LA-TLRE-0022 LA-TLRE-0022
Thomas
Mary
Martin
Edward
Bridget
Mary
Martin
Thomas
James
Kehoe
Kehoe alias Dooley
Kehoe
Kehoe
Brennan
Kehoe
Kehoe
Grace
Kehoe
LA-TLRE-0023 LA-TLRE-0023
John
Denis
Mulhall
Mulhall
LA-TLRE-0024 LA-TLRE-0024
Catherine
Patrick
Mary Anne
Mulhall
Mulhall
LA-TLRE-0025 LA-TLRE-0025
Kate
Edward
Mulhall
Mulhall