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OUR LADY OF LOURDES GROTTO RESTORED TO ITS FORMER GLORY

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21 Dec 2011 Comments Off on OUR LADY OF LOURDES GROTTO RESTORED TO ITS FORMER GLORY
OUR LADY OF LOURDES GROTTO RESTORED TO ITS FORMER GLORY

By Veronica Corr Voluntary Caretaker Eddie Byrne was delighted to report to The Northern Standard that the Our Lady of Lourdes Grotto on Castle Street, at the foot of Convent Hill adjoining the Ardee Road, has been restored to its former glory. In fact, it has been enhanced, as in addition to the original Our Lady of Lourdes statue being replaced, a statue of St. Brigid kneeling before Her has been installed, complimented by a marble and gold plaque acknowledging the benevolence of townspeople and Carrickmacross Town Council. Security at the grotto ...