Religious Art in Cork Graveyards

Date/Time  Wednesday 04th March 2015 at 13:15 (launch) – exhibition running until April 10th 2015

Event: Library Exhibition entitled "Religious Art of Cork Graveyards"

Location: LHQ Gallery in the County Library, Carrigrohane Rd., Cork

The exhibition is being hosted by the Library in partnership with the Heritage Section of Cork County Council and will be launched  by the Mayor of County Cork, Cllr. Alan Coleman, on Wednesday 4th March, 2015  at 1.15pm and will run until April 10th, 2015. The exhibition consists of a  range of Gravestone Rubbings carried out as part of the Historic Grave project www.historicgraves.com  funded by West Cork Leader, SECAD, IRD Duhallow and Ballyhoura Leader through the Rural DevelopmentFund. These rubbings will be scanned to exhibition boards with accompanying text and exhibited in LHQ gallery. The objective of the  exhibition is to show the art work that is to be found in the graveyards around us and encourage people to look for this art work themselves. All are welcome  to attend the launch. However, as space is limited you are requested to RSVP to corkcountylibrary@corkcoco.ie by Monday March 02nd

Graveyard rubbings from North Abbey, Clonpriest, Killeagh, St. Colman’s Cathedral Cloyne, Garranekennifeake, Kilbrogan, Moneycusker, Marshalstown, St. Molagga’s, Aghacross, Newberry, Kilshannig, Old Kilcorney, Clonfert.

GRAVEYARDS and graves INVOLVED

View of Clonfert graveyard from northwest
Newmarket
Clonfert
Cork
entrance to Clonpriest Graveyard
Clonpriest Gortroe Youghal
Clonpriest East
Cork
Garranekinnefeake
Garranekinnefeake
Cork
Kilbrogan
Bandon
Kilbrogan
Cork
View of Old Kilcorney Graveyard
Kilcorney
Kilcorney
Cork
Killeagh
Killeagh
Killeagh Gardens
Cork
Marshalstown
Marshalstown
Cork
Moneycusker
Kilmichael
Moneycusker
Cork
Taken by Air Take Photography
Drommahane
Newberry
Cork
North Abbey
Youghal
Youghal-lands
Cork
St. Colmans Cathedral
Church Street
Cloyne
Cork
St. Molagga
Kildorrery
Aghacross
Cork

Graveyard: Clonfert Clonfert Newmarket Co.Cork

CO-CLFT-0056 CO-CLFT-0056
Richard
Ellen
Eames
Eames
Richard Eames Erected And Registered this in...
CO-CLFT-0064 CO-CLFT-0064
Maurice
Thomas
Mary
Cuishing
Cuishing
Cuishing
Erected by  Maurice Cuishing in memory of...
CO-CLFT-0072 CO-CLFT-0072
Daniel
Dan
Ellen
Kenealy
Kenealy
Kenealy
DANIEL KENEALY OF GLAUNLARA ERECTED THIS IN...

Graveyard: Garranekinnefeake Garranekinnefeake Garranekinnefeake Co.Cork

CO-GKIN-230 CO-GKIN-230 William Mahony I H S G A A By the Gaels of Aghada In loving...
CO-GKIN-231 CO-GKIN-231 C Mahoney C. Mahoney Leading Stoker R.N. D\KX 88320 H.M.S...
CO-GKIN-251 CO-GKIN-251
Maurice
Johanna
Wooll
Wooll
Here lies the body of Maurice Wooll who Died...

Graveyard: Kilbrogan Kilbrogan Bandon Co.Cork

CO-KLBG-0089 CO-KLBG-0089
Dennis
Jeremiah
Simon
Collins
Collins
Collins
THIS STONE IS ERECTED BY DENNIS COLLINS IN MEMORY...
CO-KLBG-0197 CO-KLBG-0197 Patrick Leahy HERE LYETH THEBODY OF PATRICKLEAHY WHODEPARTED...

Graveyard: Kilcorney Kilcorney Kilcorney Co.Cork

CO-KLCY-0008 CO-KLCY-0008
Matthiew
John
Mary
Matthiew
Daniel
Lyon
Lyons
Lyon
Lyons
Lyons
ERECTED BY MATTHIEW LYONS OF BOSTON AMERICA IN...

Graveyard: Killeagh Killeagh Gardens Killeagh Co.Cork

CO-KLGH-0255 CO-KLGH-0255
John
Patrick
O'Brien
O'Brien
Erected By John O'Brien of Killeagh in Memory of...

Graveyard: Newberry (Kilshannig) Newberry Drommahane Co.Cork

CO-KSNG-0010 CO-KSNG-0010
William
Elizabeth
Henry
Bessie
John
Mary
John
Heggart
Heggart
Heggart
Heggart
Heggart
W H The Burial Place of WILLIAM HEGGART of...
CO-KSNG-0168 CO-KSNG-0168
Patrick
Darby
Jeremiah
Buckley
Buckley
Buckley
Patrick Buckley Erected this in memoryof his...
CO-KSNG-0192 CO-KSNG-0192
Bartholmew
David
Callaghan
Callaghan
Barthw  Callaghan Erected this in Memoryof...

Graveyard: Moneycusker Moneycusker Kilmichael Co.Cork

CO-MNKR-0018 CO-MNKR-0018
Denis
Edmond
Mc Swiney
Mc Swiney
This stone is Erected By William and Cornelius Mc...

Graveyard: St. Molagga Aghacross Kildorrery Co.Cork

CO-SMAC-0167 CO-SMAC-0167
Elizabeth
Thomas
Hennessy (alias Sullivan)
Hennessy
Erected byElizabeth Hennessy aliasSullivan in...