Galway

St James' Cemetery

Galway,
Galway,
Ireland

Coordinates: 53.279644, -9.016892

Graveyard name: 
St James' Cemetery
Graveyard Code: 
GA-STJA
RMP/Site number: 
GA094010001
County: 
Townland: 
Ballybaan Beg
Number of Memorials: 
38
Enclosure: 
Stone wall
Gateway: 
Iron Gate
Growth: 
Mown grass
Graveyard condition: 
Good
Sign condition: 
Good
Sign of vandalism: 
No
Description: 

This is a very well maintianed cemetery. The ruined church has been conserved. Jim Higgins has published the results of an excavation and conservation programme he undertook which was funded by FAS and Galway City Council. The publication 'Excavations at St James's Church and Cemetery' conatins along with the results of an excavatoion undertaken at the church a full history of the site along with a fascinating and extensive overview of the people buried in the cemetery. A plan of the church and cemetery was also produced and a full llist of the memorial inscriptions was recorded.

Graveyard plan: 
Contributors: 

Renvyle

Galway,
Ireland

Coordinates: 53.604373, -10.033846

Graveyard name: 
Renvyle
Graveyard Code: 
GA-RNVL
RMP/Site number: 
GA00900401
County: 
Townland: 
Cashleen
Terrain: 

Hilly moderate

Enclosure: 
Stone wall
Gateway: 
Iron Gate

Bohermore

Galway,
Galway,
Ireland

Coordinates: 53.281169, -9.038444

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