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The ‘lament’ of Padraic O’Conaire – 1943

Connacht Sentinel 13th April, 1943 p.2 In 1935 Eamon de Valera veiled a statue of Padraic O’Conaire in Eyre Square, Galway. The Square was used for a variety of purposes including a turf dump during the Emergency. The storage of turf at Eyre Square ended in the late 1940s. Mr Kevin McDonagh marked its departure, … Continue reading

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