Celebration of a Cemetery
Full title: Rathbran Cemetery – Reilig an Bhrain Dubh: Jubilee Pilgrimage Celebration, Sunday 25th June, 2000
Creator / Author: [Compiled by Paddy McDonald]
Item Type / Page count: Booklet / 13pp
When Published: 2000
Publisher / Place of Publication: [Jubilee Pilgrimage Committee?] / [Stratford-on-Slaney?].
About: As part of a special Millennium Project the community of Stratford-on-Slaney embarked on a major tidy-up and restoration of the ancient burial-ground of Rathbran. This photocopier-produced booklet was produced to accompany a pilgrimage celebration held to mark the completion of the project. It provides a short history of Rathbran townland and lists the names of people who were buried in the cemetery between 1921-1999.
ID number(s): None
Contents: Rathbran Cemetery – A list taken from Parish Registers of people buried in Rathbran cemetery.
Extra #1: Check Libraries Ireland for this publication.
Extra #2: View the entry for ‘Rathbran’ in the Placenames Database of Ireland.
Extra #3: For information, an account of the pilgrimage celebration was published in the Carlow Nationalist newspaper on 14th July, 2000.