Cork Volunteer Memorials

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Cork County Gaol, IRA Volunteers Executed Memorial

A member has sent photos of the IRA Volunteers Memorial at the old Cork county Gaol, it is now part of the University College Cork campus, the memorial commemorates the IRA volunteers executed there. On viewing the memorial it can be seen clusters of executions, or batches, please read below: "On 28 January 1921 the [...]

By |May 31st, 2011|Cork Volunteer Memorials|6 Comments

Cork Volunteers Sraharla, Mitchelstown

Name of memorial: Sraharla Memorial Place: Sraharla, Mitchelstown Address and map reference: Sraharla, Mitchelstown, Co. Cork. Map reference: R 7391 1611 Position: At the side of the road running south from Ahaphuca Bridge, about 200 metres south of Sraharla church. Description and dimensions: Celtic cross on rectangular stepped base, within a walled enclosure. Height: 280cms. Width: [...]

By |March 4th, 2011|Cork Volunteer Memorials|0 Comments

IRA Cork Mourne Abbey Memorial

Name of memorial: Mourne Abbey Memorial Place: Knockmourne Address and map reference: Knockmourne, Mallow, Co. Cork. Map reference: W 557 592 Position: At roadside, approx. 5km south of Mallow on a side road off the N72 Description and dimensions:  Height: 300cms, width: of base 200cms Recorded by:  Michael Dolan, December, 2009 Text: (Front) in dìl [...]

By |March 4th, 2011|Cork Volunteer Memorials|1 Comment

IRA Cork 1 Brigade, Dripsey

Name of memorial: Dripsey Memorial Place: Dripsey, Co. Cork Address and map reference: On the Coachford road (R618) about2km west of Dripsey (Ambush Crossroads) Map reference: W 481 730 (Map 80). Position: At roadside Description and dimensions: Limestone obelisk on a base approached by steps, with a low wall and steel gates. Height: 450cms, width: 100cms at [...]

By |March 4th, 2011|Cork Volunteer Memorials|3 Comments

IRA 1 Cork Brigade, Donoughmore Cemetery, Co. Cork

Name of memorial: Donoughmore Cemetery I.R.A. Memorial Place: Donoughmore Cemetery Address and map reference:  Donoughmore, Co. Cork. Map reference: W 488 823 Position: In the north-east section of the cemetery, adjoining the church. Description and dimensions: Celtic cross. Height 300cms., width of base 120cms. The memorial is at the graves of James Barrett, Peter O’Callaghan and [...]

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IRA Cork, Liam Burke Memorial, Gortroche

Name of memorial: Liam Burke Memorial Place: Gortroche Address and map reference: Gortroche, Ballyhooly, Co. Cork. Map reference: W 724 949. Position:. West side of road, 4kms south of Ballyhooly. Description and dimensions: Limestone Celtic cross. Height 240cms, width of base 75cms. Recorded by: Michael Dolan, June, 2007. Text: (On the cross) Ulay Connaxt Laijin [...]

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IRA Cork, Brandsfield Memorial, Carrigtouhill

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IRA CORK, Kilcrumper Old Cemetery, Fermoy, Co. Cork

Kilcrumper Old Cemetery, Fermoy, Co. Cork Map reference: R 810 008 Position: Within the cemetery Description and dimensions: Celtic Cross. Height 350cms, width of base 150cms Recorded by: Michael Dolan, April, 2007. Text: I ndil – xuimne ar Luct na Dara briogàide d’Oglaij Corcaije a kug an-anam ar son Poblacht na hÈireann 1916 – 1923 [...]