The role of Lord Lieutenant of Ireland established in 1690 and was abolished in 1922. He was...Read More
Despite the common belief that the Widows Alms Houses off Nicholas Street were erected in 1691,...Read More
The following report of the Limerick city petty sessions and Limerick County Assizes was printed...Read More
The following adverts were published in the Newcastle West newspaper the Weekly Observer in the...Read More
The first hot air balloon flight in Limerick was carried out by Richard Crosbie in 1786. The next...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.