On January 3, 1837, a gunpowder rocked the city centre to its core. In total twenty people lost...Read More
Today we know the dangers of lightning, and as a result, have buildings fitted with lightning rods...Read More
In 1875, a woman called O’Brien, ended up beating an officer after accosting another police...Read More
About Limerick’s Life
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.