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Maze Pres

County : Down

Denomination : Presbyterian

Graveyard Name : Maze Pres

Civil Parish : Blaris

Town / Townland : Maze

OS Reference : J221607

Other Information : This is in the townland of Maze and parish of Blaris about 2 miles north-west of Hillsborough The congregation was formed as an off shoot of Hillsborough in 1854 and the new church was opened in 1859 The graveyard is behind the church and the oldest recorded burial was in 1872, the oldest being in the area farthest from the church The baptismal and marriage registers date from 1856 but there is no old burial register There is a short history entitled "Maze Presbyterian Church" by Thomas Dunn (Ballycastle, 1949).


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