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Shane Kenna. (Photo Courtesy of the National Graves Association).

Dr Shane Kenna, a tribute.




By John Dorney It was with the deepest regret that I learned on Tuesday February 28 of the death of our good …

A riot outside a workhouse during the famine of the 1840s.

The 1830 Limerick Food Riots




Poverty, inequality, and food riots in Limerick City in the 1830s. By Liam Hogan. The 1830s were an especially desperate time for …