Ref: K171

Church of the Assumption, Castledermot

 
Townland: Castledermot Parish: Castledermot
 
Denomination: RC Diocese: Dublin (RC) 
 
Grid Ref: 278253(E), 184907(N) Status: Open
 
Record of Protected Structures (RPS): Ref. B40-13 - Parochial House Record of Monuments and Places (RMP): No
 
Boundary Treatment: Stone wall on the N, S and W sides; modern wall on E side.
 
Natural Heritage Details: Several mature conifers; mown grass; mature planting along walls
 
Description: Located within the grounds of the Church of the Assumption in Castledermot. There are four burials of parish priests (1917, 1929, 1960, 1978). No other burials are located within the grounds. The headstones are Celtic crosses of limestone.
 
Appraisal: This small graveyard is of social and historical importance in the locality.
 

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