Burials in Holycross Abbey
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Published by Holycross Abbey Restoration Committee in [Holycross? Ire.] .
Written in English



  • Ireland,
  • Ireland.


  • Holycross Abbey.,
  • Registers of births, etc. -- Ireland.,
  • Abbeys -- Ireland.,
  • Ireland -- Genealogy.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby W. J. Hayes.
LC ClassificationsCS497.H6 H38
The Physical Object
Pagination48 p.
Number of Pages48
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5469176M
LC Control Number73172171

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Experience firsthand, through local guides, the story of Holycross, spanning 10 centuries of a changing social, political and religious landscape, in the very heart of Ireland. Visit the beautifully restored 12 century Cistercian “Holycross Abbey” now our working Parish church. Holycross Village is beautiful and picturesque on the banks of the River Suir Km south west of Thurles, Co. Tipperary. An ancient medieval bridge straddles the river and dates from AD. The famed restored Abbey, the ruinous monastic buildings, the old mill and the eel weirs speak of the importance of this site from ancient times. Holycross Abbey is one of Ireland’s national monuments. As a popular pilgrim destination spanning eight centuries, it has a rich and fascinating past. Pilgrims travelled there to venerate the abbey’s sacred relic of the true crossof Christ’s crucifixion, which gave its name to the Abbey and village.   Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Author of Burials in Holycross Abbey, Holy Cross Abbey, Tipperary in the year of rebellion, , Moyne-Templetuohy a life of its own, The Tipperary gentry.

  Unfortunately significant numbers of the burials are in St George’s Chapel Windsor and Westminster Abbey neither of which would let me take photographs. So this post has become somewhat denuded. Nevertheless I thought it was still worth posting because at worst it is a list of the burial places of the kings and queens and there are some nice. Posts about Holycross abbey written by pilgrimagemedievalireland. From now until easter the community is offering free guided tours of the abbey (further information [email protected] / ). Being a bargain lover I headed along with my friend Ciara to one of the Saturday tours.   Holy Cross Abbey, Holycross, Thurles, Co. Tipperary. Just one of these close-by attractions is Holycross Abbey, situated South West of Thurles town, km (mls) or 20 minutes normal driving time (via R) from Lisheen Castle.   Holy Cross Abbey Cemetery Fremont County, Colorado. Contributed by Mary Ann Thomas, [[email protected]].Total records = Located behind the Holy Cross Abbey off of Highway 50 (Royal Gorge Blvd), Canon City Colorado.

Holycross Abbey, situated about four and a half miles from Thurles in Co. Tipperary, is located in a magnificent setting on the banks of the River Suir. It is a fantastically situated monastery dating back to the early 12th century. It was built by Donal Mór O' Brien for the Order of Tiron and takes its name from the relic of the True Cross. Author of The Tipperary gentry, Moyne-Templetuohy a life of its own, Holy Cross Abbey, Burials in Holycross Abbey, Tipperary in the year of rebellion, Restaurants near Holy Cross Abbey: ( mi) Flanagan's Lane Restaurant and Cafe ( mi) Nellie's Bar ( mi) Prime 74 Restaurant ( mi) The French Quarter Cafe ( mi) O'Neill's Pub and Restaurant; View all restaurants near Holy Cross Abbey on Tripadvisor/5(98). Information was extracted from the first edition of Holy Cross Cemetery Sexton Records and was supplemented by burials from that time to the present ( - ) In addition information about deaths were extracted from the three churches who buried in this cemetery in order to make more complete those burials prior to whenFile Size: 2MB.