Macroom in County Cork, Munster, Ireland — Irish South-West
~ The Family ~
Spirit of Macroom
the visit of
First recipient of
The Freedom of Macroom
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Arts, Letters, Music • Man-Made Features. A significant historical date for this entry is February 24, 1996.
Location. 51° 54.284′ N, 8° 57.594′ W. Marker is in Macroom, Munster, in County Cork. Marker is on West Square just south of Castle Street (National Route N22), on the left when traveling south. Markers and sculpture are at the west side of the Town Hall. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Macroom, Munster P12 YX48, Ireland. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 7 other markers are within 19 kilometers of this marker, measured as the crow flies. 300th Anniversary of the Granting of Market Rights to Macroom Town (here, next to this marker); War Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Macroom and the Beautiful Lee Valley (within shouting distance Macroom Castle Demesne (within shouting distance of this marker); United Irishmen 1798 - 1803 (within shouting distance of this marker); Béal na mBláth Ambush Site (approx. 12.4 kilometers away); First Meeting of Ból Chumann na hÉireann (approx. 18.6 kilometers away).
Also see . . . Desmond made a freeman (The Irish Times, 1998). (Submitted on September 16, 2019, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
Credits. This page was last revised on December 16, 2020. It was originally submitted on September 16, 2019, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 91 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on September 16, 2019, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.