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Image for Handel's Messiah - Fishamble Street, Dublin, Irelandview gallery

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Signs of HistoryHandel's Messiah - Fishamble Street, Dublin, Ireland

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Handel's Hotel, located in Fishamble Street in Dublin, has an inscription by its entrance door advising that the first performance of Handel's Messiah took place in the Musick Hall. The entance to which stands to the left of the hotel entrance.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: Dublin, Ireland

date approved: 4/17/2016

last visited: 9/11/2016

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Signs of HistoryBedford Tower - Dublin Castle, Dublin, Ireland

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The Bedford Tower is part of Dublin Castle. The tower, built in 1761, is located on the northern side of Dublin Castle's courtyard. A plaque stands in the castle's courtyard that advises about the tower.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: Dublin, Ireland

date approved: 4/29/2016

last visited: 7/4/2019

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Signs of HistoryCork Hill Gate - Dublin Castle, Dublin, Ireland

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Cork Hill Gate is one of several entrances leading to the courtyard in Dublin Castle. Cork Hill Gate is the easternmost of two gates on the north side of the castle where this plaque is located that advises of the 1916 Rising.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: Dublin, Ireland

date approved: 4/29/2016

last visited: 7/4/2019

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Signs of HistoryCity Hall - Cork Hill, Dublin, Ireland

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City Hall, that was built as The Royal Exchange between 1769 and 1779, took up its current name in 1852. It is located on the south side of Cork Hill close to Dublin Castle. A bronze plaque gives a brief history of the building.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: Dublin, Ireland

date approved: 4/26/2016

last visited: 7/4/2019

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Signs of HistoryThe Powder Tower - Dublin Castle, Dublin, Ireland

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Beneath the Treasury Building on the north west side of the Lower Yard, in Dublin Castle, are the remains of buildings past. A plaque on a wall, near the west corner of Lower Yard gives the information.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: Dublin, Ireland

date approved: 4/29/2016

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryThe Record Tower - Dublin Castle, Dublin, Ireland

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The south east Record Tower, with 4.6 metre thick walls, is the last intact medieval tower, not only of Dublin Castle but also in Dublin itself. It has functioned as a high security prison and now serves as the Garda Museum.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: Dublin, Ireland

date approved: 4/29/2016

last visited: 7/4/2019

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Signs of HistoryChapel Royal - Dublin Castle, Dublin, Ireland

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The Chapel Royal is a gothic revival building designed by Francis Johnston. Construction started in 1807 and was completed in 1814. A plaque gives a brief background of the building.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: Dublin, Ireland

date approved: 4/29/2016

last visited: 9/22/2019

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Commercial CommemorationsJames Connolly Statue - 80 years - Beresford Place, Dublin, Ireland

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The statue of James Connolly, in front of the Starry Plough, was unveiled on the 80th anniversary of Connolly's execution for his part in the Easter Uprising. It was at this location that Connolly frequently addressed political & trade union rallies.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: Dublin, Ireland

date approved: 4/11/2016

last visited: 7/8/2019

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Commercial CommemorationsDublin - 1000 years - City Quay, Dublin, Ireland

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This memorial to Matt Talbot stands on the north east side of City Quay at the southern end of Talbot Bridge. Although not famous during his lifetime he came to prominence after his death. The memorial was presented to mark Dublin's millennium year.

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location: Dublin, Ireland

date approved: 4/11/2016

last visited: never

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Signs of HistoryBallyguile - Wicklow, IE

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A roadside stone plaque in suburbs of Wicklow Town, reminding of a 17th century massacre of civilians by English troops.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member haggaeus

location: Leinster, Ireland

date approved: 9/26/2012

last visited: never

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Commercial CommemorationsFirst Flight across The Irish Sea - 100 years - Enniscorthy, IE

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The blue plaque at Enniscorhty Castle was unveiled at the 100th anniversary of the first flight across the Irish Sea.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member haggaeus

location: Leinster, Ireland

date approved: 1/4/2014

last visited: never

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UK Historical MarkersFriar's Bush Graveyard - Stranmillis Road - Belfast

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Information board outside Friar's Bush Cemetery, one of the oldest cemeteries in Belfast.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: Ulster, Ireland

date approved: 2/5/2017

last visited: never

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UK Historical MarkersUlster Museum - Botanic Gardens - Belfast

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An information board outside the Ulster Museum in the Botanic Gardens giving some information about the building.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: Ulster, Ireland

date approved: 2/5/2017

last visited: never

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UK Historical MarkersBotanic Gardens - Stranmillis Road - Belfast

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An information board at the Stranmillis Road entrance to the Botanic Gardens, Belfast.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: Ulster, Ireland

date approved: 2/5/2017

last visited: never

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UK Historical MarkersPalm House - Botanic Gardens, Queens Quarter - Belfast

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An information board near the Palm House in Botanic Gardens, Belfast, giving a little history about this structure.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: Ulster, Ireland

date approved: 2/5/2017

last visited: never

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UK Historical MarkersDonegall Road - Belfast

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An information board at the rather busy Glanmachan Street / Donegall Road, South Belfast.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: Ulster, Ireland

date approved: 2/5/2017

last visited: never

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UK Historical MarkersThe Corrs - Ormeau Street - Belfast

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A plaque on the former residence of Elizabeth and Nell Corr, who were in Liberty Hall at the start of the 1916 Rising and carried dispatches from James Connolly.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: Ulster, Ireland

date approved: 2/11/2017

last visited: 6/5/2018

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UK Historical MarkersThe Gasworks - Belfast

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Information board at the entrance to the Old Gasworks site on Ormeau Road, Belfast.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: Ulster, Ireland

date approved: 2/11/2017

last visited: 6/5/2018

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UK Historical MarkersSandy Row - Belfast

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An information board and map at the Linfield Road end of Sandy Row, Belfast.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: Ulster, Ireland

date approved: 2/5/2017

last visited: never

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UK Historical MarkersOfficial Republican Movement plaque - McPeakes, Springfield Rd. - Belfast

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A plaque high up in the side of McPeakes, Springfield Road, Belfast.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: Ulster, Ireland

date approved: 2/11/2017

last visited: never

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UK Historical MarkersProclamation of the Irish Republic - Falls Road - Belfast

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A copy of The Proclamation of the Irish Republic at the corner of McQuillan Street & Falls Road, Belfast.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: Ulster, Ireland

date approved: 2/11/2017

last visited: never

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UK Historical MarkersDunville Park - Falls Road - Belfast

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An information board on Falls Road, Belfast, at the entrance to Dunville Park.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: Ulster, Ireland

date approved: 2/11/2017

last visited: never

Image for Bombay Street Plaque - Sean MacDiarmada's GAC, Falls Road - Belfastview gallery

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UK Historical MarkersBombay Street Plaque - Sean MacDiarmada's GAC, Falls Road - Belfast

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A plaque relating to the 1969 Bombay Street pogroms in Belfast. Sited on the former Sean MacDiarmada's GAC on Falls Road.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: Ulster, Ireland

date approved: 2/11/2017

last visited: never

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UK Historical MarkersFalls and Clonard area memorial - Clonard Street - Belfast

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Plaque for the casualties from the Falls and Clonard areas. Clonard Street, Belfast.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: Ulster, Ireland

date approved: 2/11/2017

last visited: never

Image for Sean MacDiarmada - First Public Speech, Clonard St - Belfastview gallery

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UK Historical MarkersSean MacDiarmada - First Public Speech, Clonard St - Belfast

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The first time the public would have become aware of MacDiarmada would have been after his debut speech which he gave in Clonard Street in June 1906, from then on his name was on secret police files until his death in 1916.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: Ulster, Ireland

date approved: 2/11/2017

last visited: never

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