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Bowen Vault, Milltown Cemetery

  •   546 Falls Road, Belfast

Tall carved limestone vault in a Gothic style. Octagonal roof with miniature balustrade and octagonal pinnacles. Shouldered doorway with wrought iron gates with carving inside, including angels in corners and vaulted ceiling.

Stone Information

  • Stone Type Category :
  • Primary Stone:
  • Stonework Construction:
    Plain ashlar
  • Stonework Condition:
    Surface dissolution of limestone is reasonably heavy in places, with fossils sitting proud of the surface and occasionally heavy pitting.
  • Condition Assessment (QUB):
    Stage 2 – Section specific remedial action is required but the extent of intervention should be limited because of the lack of distant involvement within façade boundaries.
  • OS Irish Grid (Easting):
  • OS Irish Grid (Northing):

Architect Information

  • Building Type:
  • Date of construction:
  • Architect:
    Timothy Hevey?
  • Listing:
  • HB/SMR Ref:
    HB26/22/002 C
  • 2nd survey by EHS: