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Ireland
Kinsale - Cionn tSáile
Cork - Corcaigh

Pier Road

Presentation Brothers Memorial

Eamonn Casey Memorials
1992

Kinsale - <i>Cionn tSáile</i> /  Presentation Brothers Memorial   Kinsale - <i>Cionn tSáile</i> /  Presentation Brothers Memorial

Description

Stone bench with in the back two reliefs, showing respectively:
  1. A brother teaching geography (with one student only), on the wall a map of Ireland.
  2. The Kinsale school building.

Kinsale - Cionn tSáile / Presentation Brothers Memorial
1
Kinsale - Cionn tSáile / Presentation Brothers Memorial
2

Inscription(s)

erected in appreciation of the dedicated
and unselfish efforts of the presentation brothers
in the education of the boys. (kinsale 1891 - 1969)

designed and erected by the past pupils of
st johns school - july 1992
le mile buiochas

Annotation

An identical second bench shows a relief of a large convent and commemorates '150 years of dedicated service by the Sisters of Mercy Kinsale 1844-1994'. This relief is signed 'Eamon Casey, Carrigaline' and 'design: Patricia Lordan'.

Sculptor

Tags

Location N 51°42'9" W 8°31'9"

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