Welcome to Limerick's Life
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To Buenos Aires or Bust! In 1889, 437 Limerick citizens travelled across the world, this is their story.In January 1889, 437 men women and children gathered at Limerick Train Station to much fan fair and accompanied by a local band. These people were beginning their long journey to Buenos Aires, first they would travel to Queenstown (Cobh), Co. Cork before sailing for... read more
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Keeping Limerick’s History Alive
This website is a personal project of Sharon Slater, born from a passion for Limerick and it's history. She maintains, updates and contributes to it independently and voluntarily. If you'd like to donate to keep Limerick's history online, please know that all donations will go directly into the costs of hosting the website and the time and travel to research and write the articles found on the site.