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AOH NY County Board – Dedication Of Archbishop John Hughes Memorial

November 22, 2015 @ 2:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Mark your calendars. The Blessing and Unveiling of the Archbishop John Hughes Memorial by Cardinal Timothy Dolan will take place on Sunday November 22, 2015 at the Basilica of St. Patrick’s Old Cathedral.┬áThere will be Vespers in the Cathedral at 3:00 PM, prior to the unveiling of the Hughes Monument and a reception immediately afterwards. We will memorialize the many contributions of the remarkable Visionary and Leader that Archbishop Hughes was. Further Details will follow. Rowan Gillespie, the renowned sculptor, is well under way with constructing the monument. Please see the attached pictures of a scaled down version of the monument which will have “Dagger John’s” famous signature inscribed in the Plinth just below the bust.

Hughes Memorial Signature

Hughes Memorial

Please contact me with any questions that you may have. Thank You very much.

Tom Beirne
NY County, Ancient Order of Hibernians

(347) 640-2590 work cell phone
(646) 584-1918 cell phone


November 22, 2015
2:30 pm - 7:00 pm
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The Basilica of Saint Patrick’s Old Cathedral
Prince Street & Mott Street
New York, NY 10012 United States
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