Capt. Tim Madigan, Timothy, born 11 Jan 1897, Shanagolden, Co.Limerick, educ Mungret College, Limerick, 1911-13, as a boarder, returned to farm at family home, Clashganniff House, became interested in the Gaelic revival and Irish nationalism, joined Gaelic League and Sinn Fein, played Gaelic football for Foynes, helped form Shanagolden company of Irish Volunteers in May [...]
JL Old IRA monument at Newcastle West, Co.Limerick. Erected 10 Apr 1955. It is a monument to the West Limerick dead of the War of Independence and both sides of the Civil War.
Name of memorial: Inventory No. 478 Bruff Memorial Place: Bruff Address and map reference: Junction of Fairgreen (R516) and Main Street (R512), Bruff, Co. Limerick. Map reference: R 628 363 Position: At roadside, near Catholic Church. Description and dimensions: Life-size statue of an Irish Volunteer mounted on a plinth. Inscription in Irish on the front and [...]
Name of memorial: Inventory No. 410 Limerick Brigades Memorial Place: Moroe (Murroe) Address and map reference: Moroe, co. Limerick. Map reference: R 730 554. Position:. At crossroads in the centre of the village on R506. Description and dimensions: Celtic cross. Height 250cms, width of base 90cms. Recorded by: Michael Dolan, May, 2007 “GREATER LOVE THAN [...]