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The official opening of a new chapel and walkway to a Famine workhouse graveyard in Dingle took place last evening.

Reilig Cnoc a'Cairn, the famine graveyard overlooking Dingle. Photo by Marian O'Flaherty

The new walkway has made the previously inaccessible graveyard, once known as the Paupers Graveyard, open to all.

Last evening’s opening was as a result of a local effort spearheaded by Monsignor Padraig O’Fiannachta.

Marian O’Flaherty reports: