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Ronan Park Tablet

Artist:

Gorham Manufacturing Company

Location:

Ronan Park  

Location

Ronan Park
United States
42° 18' 14.8824" N, 71° 3' 44.496" W

Neighborhood:

Dorchester

Type:

Tablet

Year:

1917

Medium:

Granite

Collection:

Funders:

Description:

This tablet, fabricated by the Gorham Manufacturing Company, commemorates Father Peter Ronan, a Roman Catholic priest who served the Dorchester community and is the namesake of Ronan Park. He lived from 1842 - 1917and was invaluble to the growth of St. Peter's parish and the construction of St. Paul's mission church. The tablet was dedicated on Dorchester Day, June 2, 1917.

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