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Boyle Monument, Market Square, Blessington, County Wicklow
16303004
Elevation
Reg. No.16303004
Date1860 - 1870
Previous NameN/A
TownlandBLESSINGTON
CountyCounty Wicklow
Coordinates298187, 214377
Categories of Special InterestARCHITECTURAL ARTISTIC HISTORICAL
RatingRegional
Original Usemonument
In Use Asmonument
 
Description
Freestanding monument, built 1865. It is inscribed 'The Water supplied at the cost of a kind and generous Landlord for the benefit of his Attached and Loyal Tenants'. The monument comprises of a large square plinth with a tall decorative pinnacle. There is a small water trough to the south east side. The monument is set within the market square directly in front of the market house.

Appraisal

An important and well preserved monument which records the generosity of the former landlord. It adds a special focus to the market square.
 
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