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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

To live to err to fall

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To live to err to fall
to recreate life out of life
-- James Joyce (A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man )

pub plowing

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An old plough in front of the costello's Tavern.

This is closed...

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Baker Place Graffiti - 3

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Continuing...

Baker Place Graffiti - 2

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Some graf in the defunct Baker Place:


And the beers were still there... :(

Baker Place Graffiti - 1

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Some Graffiti from the defunct Baker Place.

Limerick Sky

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