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Birr in County Offaly, Leinster, Ireland — Mid-East (and Dublin)
 

John Farrell's Field

 
 
John Farrell's Field Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 20, 2019
1. John Farrell's Field Marker
Inscription.  

Site of the first
All-Ireland Hurling Final
1888

 
Erected 2009.
 
Location. 53° 5.344′ N, 7° 54.508′ W. Marker is in Birr, Leinster, in County Offaly. Marker is on National Route N52 just west of National Route 62, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Birr, Leinster R42 YX23, Ireland. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 2 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Site of First All-Ireland Hurling Final (a few steps from this marker); The world's first automobile fatality (approx. one kilometer away).
 
Also see . . .  1887 All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship Final. (Submitted on December 1, 2019, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Sports
 
John Farrell's Field Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 20, 2019
2. John Farrell's Field Marker
John Farrell's Field Hurling Sculpture image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 20, 2019
3. John Farrell's Field Hurling Sculpture
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on December 1, 2019. This page originally submitted on December 1, 2019, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 34 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on December 1, 2019, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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