‘A lasting habitation not made with human hands; burials at Maudlins Burial Ground, Naas’ by Brian McCabe

Date: November 25, 2021
Time: 00:00 - 00:00
Location: Online

Brian is an author on genealogy and local history and has carried out in depth research into those buried in Maudlins burial ground. He is currently acting Chairman of the Federation of Kildare History Groups and a Council member of the Kildare Archaeological Society.
The Follies Trust is delighted to acknowledge the support and information from Brian and Kildare Archaeological Society since it became involved in the conservation of the pyramid mausolea in 2019.

The talk is free but you must register at https://naasunion.com

The Art of Heritage Blacksmithing

Date: October 28, 2021
Time: 00:00 - 00:00
Location: Online

A talk by Colm Bagnall of Bushy Park Ironworks

The firm, which is based in Tallaght, was formed by Edward Bisgood and Colm Bagnall in 1990. They design, forge and fabricate in a range of metals including wrought and cast iron for public and private architectural projects. In August 2021 they completed the restoration for the Follies Trust of the doors to the pyramid mausolea in Maudlins burial ground, Naas, Co. Kildare. Colm's lecture will feature this project.
The Follies Trust is delighted to acknowledge grant aid for this project from the Heritage Council, BHIS and Naas Union of Churches.

Anyone wishing to attend must book through the Church website home page https://naasunion.com

Mausolea and Monuments to the Dead in Ireland

Date: March 12, 2020
Time: 00:00 - 00:00
Location: St David's Church, Naas, Ireland

A talk by Dr Finbar McCormick