Westport in County Mayo, Connacht, Ireland — Irish West
Major John Mac Bride / Seán Mac Giolla Bríde
Seán Mac Giolla Bríde
Major John Mac Bride
Irish Republican Army,
Major in the Army of the South
Organizer of the Transvaal
who died for Ireland
5th May, 1916.
Go nDéana dia trócaire ar a anam.
Location. 53° 48.047′ N, 9° 31.321′ W. Marker is in Westport, Connacht, in County Mayo. Marker is on South Mall (National Road 59), on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Monument is between James Street and Bridge Street, along the River Carrowbeg. Bust sculpted by Peter Grant.
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within 8 kilometers of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Murrisk Fisherman's Monument (approx. 7.1 kilometers away); Squadron Leader R. F. C. Garvey (approx. 8 kilometers away); Murrisk Friary / Mainistir Mhuraisce (approx. 8 kilometers away); National Famine Memorial (approx. 8.1 kilometers away); Murrisk Abbey / National Famine Monument / Statue of St Patrick (approx. 8.1 kilometers away).
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