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# glasnevin-trust - Thursday 6 February, 2020

Garda probe under way after 1916 memorial wall vandalised again in Glasnevin
# Vandals
# Vandals

Garda probe under way after 1916 memorial wall vandalised again in Glasnevin

Feb 6th 2020, 7:57 AM 25,770 Views 66 Comments

The Necrology Wall bears the names of all those who died as a result of the conflict.

# glasnevin-trust - Saturday 13 May, 2017

Ireland's first non-denominational cemetery re-opens in bid to revitalise local area
# Glasnevin Trust
# Glasnevin Trust

Ireland's first non-denominational cemetery re-opens in bid to revitalise local area

May 13th 2017, 6:15 AM 10,881 Views 16 Comments

Goldenbridge Cemetery in Inchicore, Dublin re-opens today.

# glasnevin-trust - Tuesday 6 December, 2016

Hunt for family of 1916 hero who created iconic tricolour
# Family Fortunes
# Family Fortunes

Hunt for family of 1916 hero who created iconic tricolour

Dec 6th 2016, 6:10 AM 16,937 Views 13 Comments

Thomas Meldon was one of three men who created the tricolour which flew at Jacob’s factory during the Easter Rising.

# glasnevin-trust - Tuesday 25 October, 2016

Ireland's newest crematorium is now open
# Dardistown
# Dardistown

Ireland's newest crematorium is now open

Oct 25th 2016, 10:37 AM 36,053 Views 45 Comments

It brings to number of crematoria in Ireland to six.

# glasnevin-trust - Monday 4 April, 2016

Glasnevin Wall controversy: Misplaced fada raises ire of Gaeilgeoirs
# Rising Anger
# Rising Anger

Glasnevin Wall controversy: Misplaced fada raises ire of Gaeilgeoirs

Apr 4th 2016, 4:27 PM 23,443 Views 98 Comments

It is understood the typo will be fixed in the next 48 hours.

# glasnevin-trust - Friday 14 August, 2015

27 headstones destroyed by vandals at Goldenbridge Cemetery
# Inchicore
# Inchicore

27 headstones destroyed by vandals at Goldenbridge Cemetery

Aug 14th 2015, 5:40 PM 16,967 Views 33 Comments

Some of the headstones were smashed into pieces.

# glasnevin-trust - Monday 15 December, 2014

Is one of your relatives in this historic photo?
# Glasnevin Trust
# Glasnevin Trust

Is one of your relatives in this historic photo?

Dec 15th 2014, 8:42 AM 9,008 Views 9 Comments

It’s the scene moments before the graveside oration at the burial of Fenian Jeremiah O’Donovan Rossa.

# glasnevin-trust - Tuesday 25 November, 2014

Glasnevin Trust is helping with the burial of Ebola victims in Sierre Leone
# Burials
# Burials

Glasnevin Trust is helping with the burial of Ebola victims in Sierre Leone

Nov 25th 2014, 3:36 PM 5,403 Views 2 Comments

Proper burials of the dead is preserving the dignity of the deceased.

# glasnevin-trust - Thursday 13 November, 2014

Belfast crematorium recycles metal without telling families - as does one in Republic

Belfast crematorium recycles metal without telling families - as does one in Republic

Nov 13th 2014, 6:45 AM 13,519 Views 16 Comments

Most crematoriums in the Republic say they inform families of the ‘sensitive recycling’ – but one says it’s up to funeral directors to let them know.

# glasnevin-trust - Tuesday 21 October, 2014

Grave of WT Cosgrave vandalised in Goldenbridge Cemetery
# Desecrated
# Desecrated

Grave of WT Cosgrave vandalised in Goldenbridge Cemetery

Oct 21st 2014, 11:10 PM 21,118 Views 42 Comments

The Minister for Foreign Affairs Charlie Flanagan took to Twitter today to voice his disgust.

# glasnevin-trust - Friday 21 March, 2014

Glasnevin historian Shane MacThomais dies
# RIP
# RIP

Glasnevin historian Shane MacThomais dies

Mar 21st 2014, 10:41 AM 96,112 Views 79 Comments

Colourful tour guide, passionate about preservation of cemetery’s legacy, passed away yesterday.

# glasnevin-trust - Wednesday 1 May, 2013

Duke of Kent makes history as first royal to lay wreath at 1916 memorial
# 1916 Easter Rising
# 1916 Easter Rising

Duke of Kent makes history as first royal to lay wreath at 1916 memorial

May 1st 2013, 6:16 PM 16,073 Views 48 Comments

HRH Prince Edward, who is the President of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission, visited Glasnevin Cemetery.