Survey Data

Reg No

21006030


Rating

Regional


Categories of Special Interest

Artistic Social


Original Use

Monument


In Use As

Monument


Date

1935 - 1940


Coordinates

83646, 114360


Date Recorded

26/09/2005


Date Updated

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Description

Limestone statue of pike man on limestone and marble plinth, built 1938, with memorial plaques, limestone pediment and marble columns to each side. Base inscribed 'O Brien Castleisland 1995'. Memorial erected to commemorate the various risings in Ireland against British Rule. Destroyed c. 1920, rebuilt c. 1938, moved c. 1975 and c. 1995 to accommodate building and renovation of culvert below. Marble from Castleisland and limestone from Ballybeggan were used in the original c. 1905 monument. Limestone curbing to surrounding paving.