On 25 May 1922, one hundred years ago today, a bronze memorial statue to Lord Dunkellin, which had stood in Galway’s Eyre Square for half a century, was dragged from
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On the 9 March 1922, the Royal Irish Constabulary (RIC) handed over its city barracks to officers of the Irish Republican Army (IRA) and 268 RIC constables and officers departed
As part of Galway City Museum’s Decade of Centenaries series this article takes a look at the departure of D Company Auxiliaries from Galway city one hundred years ago today.
Today, 16 July, is the feast day of St MacDara, a little known sixth-century saint, who has long been revered on the western shores of Co. Galway. He is the
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