IRA Cork, Liam Burke Memorial, Gortroche

///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 Muva

(On the base)
IN LOVING MEMORY OF
VOL. LIAM BURKE
BALLYMACPHILIP, BALLYHOOLY.
KILLED NEAR THIS SPOT
BY BRITISH FORCES
ON MAY 20TH 1921
Go ndèanaiy dia tròcaire ar a anam
ERECTED BY SURVIVING COMRADES AND FRIENDS
1955

IRA Cork, Liam Burke Memorial, Gortroche

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