Ballyeaston Village – St Augustine’s Church

February 12th, 2020

Project Promoter: Antrim and Newtownabbey Borough Council

Grant Awarded: £5013.75

Ballyeaston Village is located north of Ballyclare, the Village is blessed with rich heritage and it is known to be a central meeting point for the United Irishmen during the 1978 Rebellion.

Home to St Augustine’s Church ruin and adjoining graveyard, which dates back to 1786 the grant received went towards a restoration project of St Augustine’s Church in order for this to develop into an attraction in the village and be enjoyed by residents and visitors alike.