The Cemetery, Limerick

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Where: Limerick, Ireland

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Photograph taken between 1880 and 1914

Part of: National Library of Ireland Lawrence Collection.

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NLI Ref: L_CAB_00940

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    Thomondrow

    • 14/Jan/2011 21:50:00

    This church is presently in need of restoration

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    Niall McAuley

    • 29/Mar/2012 14:17:49

    Map link here

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    Niall McAuley

    • 12/Jul/2016 12:18:39

    Work in progress in 2014, per Streetview

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    tonyheaney

    • 03/Oct/2016 18:23:01

    It is called Mount Saint Lawrence Cemetery Mount Saint Lawrence Cemetery is the largest cemetery in Limerick. The cemetery was officially opened in 1849 to accommodate the rising population and the overflowing graveyards in the city. The first recorded burial took place in March 1855. Burials continue to take place in this cemetery today. Currently, there are an estimated 70,000 people buried in this cemetery. Souerce: limerickslife.com/mount-st-lawrence-cemetery/

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    National Library of Ireland on The Commons

    • 03/Oct/2016 22:59:24

    Thanks https://www.flickr.com/photos/[email protected]!

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    tonyheaney

    • 04/Oct/2016 21:26:02

    your welcome

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    Niall McAuley

    • 18/Feb/2019 09:40:53

    2019:Mount Saint Lawrence cemetery, Limerick 2019

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    National Library of Ireland on The Commons

    • 03/Jun/2020 15:41:40

    Just replaced with a higher res image...