Carrownseer graveyard

Early-medieval church site

Christy Cunniffe

Cross inscribed slab
Christy Cunniffe
Tau Cross
Christy Cunniffe

Carrownseer graveyard near Dunmore Co. Galway is an interesting and practically unnoticed graveyard in a field on the side of the road. It contains a number of interesting features including an uninscribed cross inscribed slab of likely Early Christian date. The site contains the footings of a medieval church, a bullaun stone, a simple tau cross and this grave-slab. The grave-markers consist of rows of crude stones marking a children’s burial ground.

This page was added on 18/02/2016.

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