Selected: DIAMOND FAMILY *


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Family of monumental masons, of Ardnaglass, Skreen, Co. Sligo, active in the late eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries. They produced distinctively decorated box tombs in the locality. Most of the monuments in the churchyard of Skreen Church of Ireland church are by members of the family,(1) and six tombs in the graveyard at Emlaghfad, Co. Sligo, have been attributed to Frank Diamond.(2)

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References


(1)
Tadhg Kilgannon, Sligo and its surroundings (Sligo, 1926), 295.
(2)
Mary B. Timoney, 'Diamond Memorials at Emlaghfad, Co. Sligo', The Corran Herald, No. 29 (1996), 22-26.

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Building: CO. SLIGO, SKREEN, CHURCH (CI)
Date: ?
Nature: Most of monuments in churchyard by members of Diamond family.
Refs: Tadhg Kilgannon, Sligo and its surroundings (Sligo, 1926), 295

Author Title Date Details
Timoney, Mary B. 'Diamond Memorials at Emlaghfad, Co. Sligo' 1996 The Corran Herald, No. 29 (1996), 22-26.