VISIT LIMERICK ARCHIVE

LIMERICK ARCHIVE

  • RIOTS AND MURDER IN LIMERICK (1859)

    The Riots and Loss of Life at Limerick An “on the spot” account of the Election Riots at Limerick in 1859. The moment the results of the poll ...
  • DEAD OF NIGHT: THE CURFEW MURDERS

    George Clancy (L) Michael O’Callaghan (R) The Mayor of Limerick, George Clancy, former mayor Michael O’Callaghan and Volunteer Joseph O’Donoghue ...
  • LUMBERJACK INJURED

    A serious accident occurred to a young man named Doran, from Skule Bog, on Wednesday evening. He was felling timber on the lands of Glenview, nea...
  • REMEMBERING THE MANCHESTER MARTYRS

    On Sunday the 34th anniversary of the Manchester Martyrdom was honored in Limerick by a most imposing public demonstration which was thoroughly r...
  • WATER ISSUES

    Mr Justice Ross delivered judgment today in the case of the Mayor and burgesses of Limerick v. Nash. The matter came before the court on an appea...
  • CHILD BURNS TO DEATH

    During the absence of his brother on Saturday from his house in Clare Street, William Keogh, aged six, accidentally fell into the fire and receiv...
  • LIMERICK HOMICIDE

    The depositions were taken this evening at William Street in the case of an alleged murder. On the night of the 11th inst, James Liddy and his br...
  • CARPENTERS STRIKE

    At a meeting of the Limerick Corporation tonight, the Mayor stated that the final interview by the deputation from the Council was held today wit...
  • DARING ROBBERY IN LIMERICK

    A daring robbery was committed a few evening’s ago at the residence of Mrs. Blood Smyth, North Circular Road, Limerick. How the burglar or burgla...
  • CARNEGIE LIBRARY

    Our Limerick correspondent telegraphs that the Mayor of Limerick having applied to Mr. Carnegie for a grant in support of the local Free Library,...
  • LIMERICK HOMICIDE

    The Stipendiary, Mr. EF Hickson, sat at the Police Office, Limerick, yesterday, to inquire into the murder of Maurice O’Keefe, 32, an agricultura...
  • LIMERICK GASWORKS

    While putting down a new valve in one of the mains at the gasworks this afternoon four men named McInerney, Kennedy, Bales, and Bank were overcom...