A fragment of the Penal Chapel which served St Patrick’s Parish between 1750 and 1816 it stood on Parkhill Rhebogue, this road was once the Old Dublin road and was one of the main enry points into Limerick City. After the building of St. Patrick’s Church the Penal Chapel was dismantled.
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