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Forgotten Graveyard



Plaque Identifies Lost Graveyard Of The Irish Catholics

A plaque on Long's Hill was unveiled on Saturday May 28th, 2016 identifying a forgotten graveyard where Irish decendants were buried in the first half of the 1800s.



Available for Rental

We Rent Table Clothes and Chair Coverings

BIS 200th Anniversary Book


BIS 200th Anniversary Book is on Sale Now

BIS Email Address




Upcoming Events at the BIS

The Benevolent Irish Society is on Facebook


The Benevolent Irish Society is available for a Dart Leagues


 The Club Room  # 754-0570 

or     E-mail

BIS Participation

Do you want to belong to the oldest social & non-profit organization in the Province, Do you want to explore your Irish - Nfld culture and heritage, do you want to volunteer your service to support the education of disadvantaged children in our community, Do you want to participate in social events?

If you responded yes to a number of these questions then membership in the 206 year old Benevolent Irish Society of St John's may be your answer.

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