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Killorglin in County Kerry, Munster, Ireland — Irish South-West ((Éire) North Atlantic Ocean)
 

The Ballykissane Tragedy: Good Friday 1916

 
 
The Ballykissane Tragedy: Good Friday 1916 Monument image. Click for full size.
Photographed By William Fischer, Jr., May 19, 2019
1. The Ballykissane Tragedy: Good Friday 1916 Monument
Inscription.  

In commemoration of
the first casualties
of the 1916 Rising

Erected at Easter 2016
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Mar chomóradh ar na
chéad taismigh d'Éirí Amach
1916

Tógtha ag am Cásca 2016
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Tommy McInerney 1892-1922 • Charlie Monahan 1879-1916
Con Keating 1894-1916 • Donal Sheehan 1886-1916


 
Erected 2016.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: DisastersPatriots & PatriotismWars, Non-US. A significant historical year for this entry is 1916.
 
Location. 52° 6.487′ N, 9° 47.118′ W. Marker is in Killorglin, Munster, in County Kerry. Marker is on New Line Road/Ring of Kerry (National Route N70) just south of Mill Road, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 4 other markers are within 13 kilometers of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Ballykissane Drowning Tragedy: Good Friday 1916 (here,
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next to this marker); Townsend Blennerhassett (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); Proclamation of the Irish Republic (approx. 8.7 kilometers away); Glenbeigh (approx. 12.4 kilometers away).
 
Also see . . .  First fatalities of the Easter Rising remembered in Ballykissane (The Irish Times, 2019). (Submitted on November 19, 2019, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
The Ballykissane Tragedy: Good Friday 1916 Monument image. Click for full size.
Photographed By William Fischer, Jr., May 19, 2019
2. The Ballykissane Tragedy: Good Friday 1916 Monument
The Ballykissane Tragedy: Good Friday 1916 - Tommy McInerney Relief image. Click for full size.
Photographed By William Fischer, Jr., May 19, 2019
3. The Ballykissane Tragedy: Good Friday 1916 - Tommy McInerney Relief
The Ballykissane Tragedy: Good Friday 1916 - Charlie Monahan Relief image. Click for full size.
Photographed By William Fischer, Jr., May 19, 2019
4. The Ballykissane Tragedy: Good Friday 1916 - Charlie Monahan Relief
The Ballykissane Tragedy: Good Friday 1916 - Con Keating Relief image. Click for full size.
Photographed By William Fischer, Jr., May 19, 2019
5. The Ballykissane Tragedy: Good Friday 1916 - Con Keating Relief
The Ballykissane Tragedy: Good Friday 1916 - Donal Sheehan Relief image. Click for full size.
Photographed By William Fischer, Jr., May 19, 2019
6. The Ballykissane Tragedy: Good Friday 1916 - Donal Sheehan Relief
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 19, 2019. It was originally submitted on November 19, 2019, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 407 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on November 19, 2019, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.

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