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Limerick Hurling History in Photographs

Limerick has a long hurling tradition, with names such as Mick Mackey, still used to inspire the sport today. Limerick is ranked fourth in overall champions of the Ireland Senior Hurling finals, having won a total of seven games, in 1897, 1918, 1921, 1934, 1936, 1940, 1973.

This video from 2012 captures some of the historic moments in Limerick hurling through photographs.

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Sharon Slater

Sharon Slater is the owner and operator of the Limerick's Life website. She has been researching and collecting information regarding Limerick history and genealogies since her early teens. She obtained a Masters degree in Local History at the University of Limerick.

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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.

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