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Happy Hogswatch - 2

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Death taking the place of Hogfather ( Mickey Martins pub decoration )



Happy Hogswatch - 1

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Mickey Martin put up some clever decoration this year for Hogswatch:




Down the hatch

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Downstairs Baker Place





And the music played down there that night
DJ Andy Smith June Jam Up Twist Soul Gang show by Dj Andy Smith on Mixcloud

Henry Street 2

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Corner Henry Street

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Corner

Limerick Street Art from Informatique on Flickr

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Found this on Flickr, from a Dublin Photographer Informatique



Another example of Limerick Street Art

Preparing for the xmas decoration

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Ready inline to put the christmas decorations

Limerick Henry Street

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2011 MM Halloween Deco

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Halloween 2011 decoration in Mickey Martin

It was the Halloween 2011 decoration

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Mickey Martin pub 2011 decoration for Halloween

LI

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LI from H.R.Giger



This picture could be found in the main room of the Wicked Chicken, now has been moved downstair.

Wicked - Lamp

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Location: the Wicked Chicken

Dockers Monument - 3

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Final shot of the dockers monument





You can find a bit more information about the unveiling there:
http://unstranger.wordpress.com/2010/06/23/street-art-limerick-dockers-monument/

Dockers Monument - the 2 men

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A further close-up to the two male figure on the bronze sculpture.



Dockers Monument - 2

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Close up of the Dockers Monument on bishop's Quay

Dockers Monument - 1

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The Docker Monument by Limerick born Artist: Michael Duhan.
The dockers performed one of the most difficult and challenging ways to earn a living in the City.
The life size bronze statue can been seen on Spokane Walk, opposite Bishop’s Quay.

Facepaste - 5

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And another one:


Patrick Street, Limerick
More info: http://facepaste.com/

Facepast - 4

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The graff on that shop, had been erased, and a pretty black wall was there instead. But it seems last night they've been back with a full new imrpessive set:



Tatto parlour

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Tatoo parlour

Enter the fish

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Same wall, the fish, after the dragon.

Enter the dragon - Pt 2

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Enter the dragon part 2 ( the head )

Enter the dragon - Pt 1

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Enter the dragon ( on the side of a closed Tattoo parlour )

Limerick Memory Lane

A great website : Limerick, A Stroll Down Memory Lane
http://www.memorylanelimerick.com/web/

Great series of book too.

Inside Cos ... (5)

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On the dancefloor

Inside Cos ... (4)

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Inside Cos ... (3)

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Established in 1845

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The infamous Costello stair with the red ( green years ago ) carpet, established circa 1845..... though I've always been dubious of that claim.

Inside Cos....... (2)

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The horse thematic continue, still inside the infamous Costello

Inside Cos.......

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Inside the infamous Costello Pub.

Seen in limerick

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One of the close shop you can find in Limerick, I wonder what a St Tropez Tan is ??

Turning me back

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Haven't posted in a week so I guess this one is of circumstance.


Another facepaste.

You can know more about the culprit there: http://facepaste.com/

The canon

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A cannon can be seen near Sarsfield bridge

The 2 passion of the city : Hurling

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Today the hurling player


In case you wonder what is Hurling, here's a video describing it : http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TmzivRetelE
And the GAA has it own description here: http://www.gaa.ie/about-the-gaa/our-games/hurling/

The 2 passion of the city : Rugby

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This statue is O'connell Street, representing 2 players, on playing hurling, the other rugby

Clems Pub

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Just besides Dolans, the Clems

Hail the king - 2

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Richard Harris has his statue in Limerick, in bedford row, but it has not been without controversy ( resemblance, location in front of a shop )

Facepaste - 3

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Another one ... time is ticking...



Well if it was an allegory to the ticking Irish boom, this has imploded.
This one is at the beginning of O'Connell Street.
You can know more about the culprit there: http://facepaste.com/

Hail the king

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Richard Harris statue


Corridor

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This can be found near the potato market ( previous post related to the blue bridge ), this is another angle

Facepaste - 2

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Another one, this one is in Lower Cecil Street by the Quay



You can know more about the culprit there: http://facepaste.com/

Sun is shining

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Could not miss that, as the sun is shining...

Lady Lane

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Here's the lady lane, not very lady like, as it's often dark and narrow.

Dolans Front

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The front door of the infamous Dolans pub ( Official Website ), just in front of the docks.

Limerick Docks

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Boat still arrive in the city center port ( http://limerickport.com/ ), there was a project to redevelop but I think it has been abandon. You can find quite a lot of documents on the docks history on the Limerick City Council webpage.

Facepaste- 1

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Those stickers seemed to have popped up all over the city


You can know more about the culprit there: http://facepaste.com/

The other side of Jerry's Sign

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Enquiry anyone ?

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Reflection

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Jerry's Pub sign

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Perfect summary of the pub, rugby + guiness :D

Jerry's Pub

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The corner of Flannery's pub in Catherine Street