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Catholic Church of Saint Michael the Archangel originally Saint Michael's Catholic, Saint Michael's Road, Gorey, County Wexford
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View of Classical-style wall monument dedicated: "+/To The Dear Memory Of/DAME MARY ESMONDE/Beloved Wife Of The/Right Honble Sir Thomas Esmonde Bart/Pious Sincere Devoted Catholic/She Reposed In Christ In Sweet Hope/7th March 1840/Give her of the fruits of her hands/and let her works praise her in the Gates/PROV. XXXI/Pray for Her/Also For The Right Honourable/SIR THOMAS ESMONDE BARt. P.C./To Whose Piety & Munificent Generosity/This Church Presbytery Convent & Schools/Are Lasting MonumentsRepresentative view of church.
View of window openings and fittings including view of cut-granite date stone (1839) embossed: "1839" with cut-granite coat-of-arms embossed: "JERUSALEM/MALO MORI QUAM FÅ’DARI [Death Rather Than Disgrace]".View of window openings and fittings including view of cut-granite date stone (1839) embossed: "1839" with cut-granite coat-of-arms embossed: "JERUSALEM/MALO MORI QUAM FÅ’DARI [Death Rather Than Disgrace]".
View of cut-granite coat-of-arms embossed: "JERUSALEM/MALO MORI QUAM FÅ’DARI [Death Rather Than Disgrace]".View of stained glass window (----) depicting "Saint Peter" and "Saint Paul" with no dedication.
View of stained windows (----) depicting "Saint John the Baptist" and "Saint Joseph" with no dedication.View of polished brass plate dedicated: "+/Pray for the soul/of the/Very Rev. James Canon Long VF/during thirty seven years/Pastor of this Parish/Died July 15th 1884/Aged 80 years/Requiescat in Pace".
View of interior.View of interior.
View of interior towards entrance (west).View of stained glass window (----) depicting "Saint Patrick" with no dedication.
View of stained glass window (----) depicting "Saint James" with no dedication.View of "Trinity Window" (----) depicting "The Crucifixion" with no dedication.
Detail of Classical-style wall monument dedicated: "+/To The Dear Memory Of/DAME MARY ESMONDE/Beloved Wife Of The/Right Honble Sir Thomas Esmonde Bart/Pious Sincere Devoted Catholic/She Reposed In Christ In Sweet Hope/7th March 1840/Give her of the fruits of her hands/and let her works praise her in the Gates/PROV. XXXI/Pray for Her/Also For The Right Honourable/SIR THOMAS ESMONDE BARt. P.C./To Whose Piety & Munificent Generosity/This Church Presbytery Convent & Schools/Are Lasting MonumentsView of Gothic-style wall monument dedicated: "IHS/Beneath/This Sacred Temple/Are deposited the remains of/The Very Rev. PATRICK SINNOTT/V.G. of the Diocese of Ferns/For Fifteen Years and/Thirty-one Years P.P./Of the/Union of Gorey and Killanerin/Laborious self-denying vigilant/This admirable model of good Pastors/The Almighty took to himself/On the 31st day of March 1845/In the 65th year of his holy life
View of rosette-detailed cut-white marble wall monument (1855) dedicated: "The Adjoining Altar/Is Erected In Honor [sic]/Of/OUR LADY CONCEIVED WITHOUT SIN/By/Mrs. MARGARET M.B. SOMERS/First Abbess Of Gorey Convent/To Carry Out The Dying Wishes Of/HER BROTHER FRANCIS SOMERS ESQr./A Perpetual Benefactor/Of The Convent/And/Parochial Schools/1855/Requiescant in pace".View of Gothic-style wall monument dedicated: "Of Your Charity Pray For The Soul Of/The Very Revd. Bartholomew Esmonde S.I./Who Born Dec. 12 1788 Entered The/Society Of Jesus The 7 Dec. 1807/And After Many Years Of Apostolic/Labors [sic] In His Own And In Foreign Countries/Closed A Sanctified And Illustrious Life/By A Peaceful And Hallowed Death/He Died On The 15 Dec. 1862 At The/Presbytery Up- Gardiner St- Dublin/Which His Genius Piety And Skill/Had Chiefly Contributed To Erect/R.I.P.".
View of stained glass window (----) depicting "Saint Michael the Archangel" with no dedication.View of stained glass windows (----) depicting "Saint James" and "Saint Patrick" centred on "Saint Michael the Archangel" with no dedications.
View of window openings and fittings.View of interior towards sanctuary (east).
View of interior (mortuary) including view of Connaughton Memorial Window (----) signed by Harry Clarke Stained Glass Studios (closed 1973) of Dublin depicting "The Resurrection" dedicated: "PRAY FOR/JOHN CONNAUGHTON/WHO DIED/JANUARY 8TH 19489/Harry Clarke Stained Glass Ltd. [studio signature]".View of interior including view of stained glass windows (----) depicting "Saint James" and "Saint Patrick" centred on "Saint Michael the Archangel" with no dedications.
View of interior (baptistery).View of interior (baptistery) including view of Harpur Memorial Window (1939) signed by Earley Studios Limited (closed 1975) of Dublin depicting "The Baptism of Christ" dedicated: "PRAY FOR/YOUR PASTOR/WILLIAM/CANON HARPUR/AD 1939/EARLEY & Co. DUBLIN [studio signature]".
View of interior (mortuary) including detail of Connaughton Memorial Window (----) signed by Harry Clarke Stained Glass Studios (closed 1973) of Dublin depicting "The Resurrection" dedicated: "PRAY FOR/JOHN CONNAUGHTON/WHO DIED/JANUARY 8TH 19489/Harry Clarke Stained Glass Ltd. [studio signature]".View of interior (baptistery) including detail of Harpur Memorial Window (1939) signed by Earley Studios Limited (closed 1975) of Dublin depicting "The Baptism of Christ" dedicated: "PRAY FOR/YOUR PASTOR/WILLIAM/CANON HARPUR/AD 1939/EARLEY & Co. DUBLIN [studio signature]".
View of interior (baptistery) including detail of Harpur Memorial Window (1939) signed by Earley Studios Limited (closed 1975) of Dublin depicting "The Baptism of Christ" dedicated: "PRAY FOR/YOUR PASTOR/WILLIAM/CANON HARPUR/AD 1939/EARLEY & Co. DUBLIN [studio signature]".Detail of Gothic-style wall monument dedicated: "Of Your Charity Pray For The Soul Of/The Very Revd. Bartholomew Esmonde S.I./Who Born Dec. 12 1788 Entered The/Society Of Jesus The 7 Dec. 1807/And After Many Years Of Apostolic/Labors [sic] In His Own And In Foreign Countries/Closed A Sanctified And Illustrious Life/By A Peaceful And Hallowed Death/He Died On The 15 Dec. 1862 At The/Presbytery Up- Gardiner St- Dublin/Which His Genius Piety And Skill/Had Chiefly Contributed To Erect/R.I.P.".
View of interior (baptistery) including detail of font (1856) with shield embossed: "the Gift of/Stephen Ram/Esqr to St/MichelView of interior (baptistery) including view of font (1856) with shield embossed: "the Gift of/Stephen Ram/Esqr to St/Michel
 
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