“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
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Historical Markers in Old Head, Munster

Bina Fitzgerald Marker image, Touch for more information
By William Fischer, Jr., May 18, 2019
Bina Fitzgerald Marker
1Ireland, Munster (County Cork), Old Head — Bina Fitzgerald
In Loving Memory Of Bina Fitzgerald Old Head who first erected a statue on this site in 1962Map (db m137530) HM
2Ireland, Munster (County Cork), Old Head — Lusitania Memorial Garden
Lusitania Memorial Garden officially opened by Minister Simon Coveney T.D. in the presence of Cllr. Séamus McGrath Mayor of County Cork. 7th May . . . Map (db m139595) HM
3Ireland, Munster (County Cork), Old Head — Nineteenth Century Ship's Bollard
On the 12th of February 1874, the 500 ton German barque HERCULES von BARTH, was en route from Barrow-in-Furness to Cardiff to collect a cargo of coal. As the result of a storm the ship was driven westward in a strong gale. It eventually . . . Map (db m139529) HM
4Ireland, Munster (County Cork), Old Head — Old Head of Kinsale / An Seancheann
Arrivals and farewells Old Head, legendary seat of the kings of the southern half of Ireland, marks the start or end of many journeys. [Background map caption reads] The siege and battle of Kinsale, 1601 from the . . . Map (db m139528) HM
5Ireland, Munster (County Cork), Old Head — R. M. S. Lusitania
In memory of those who sailed on the R. M. S. Lusitania on 7th May 1915. This perforated image has 34,513 holes in 7 different sizes. Manufactured by Graepel Perforators and Weavers Ltd., Kinsale. Donated to the . . . Map (db m139527) HM
6Ireland, Munster (County Cork), Old Head — RMS Lusitania Lifeboat Davitgifted to The Lusitania Museum at the Old Headby Gerry Doyle, his wife Josie and their family —
A VERY SPECIAL AND PERSONAL REQUEST August 2017 Kilkeel, Newry, Co Down Dear Mr Hannaway, I am writing this letter to you personally, in the hope that the matter in question can be dealt with promptly and a satisfactory . . . Map (db m139562) HM
7Ireland, Munster (County Cork), Old Head — Triangulation PillarGrid Reference No W624409
A handcast concrete pillar tapering to a flat top Part of a network of surveying stations used by Ordinance [sic - Ordnance] Survey Ireland for mapping Erected 1959Map (db m139559) HM
8Ireland, Munster (County Cork), Old Head — Victims of the RMS Lusitania Sinking
In memory of the 1198 civilian lives lost on the Lusitania 7th May 1915 off The Old Head of Kinsale ————————— This memorial was unveiled by Hugh Coveney T.D. Minister for . . . Map (db m137568) HM
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Jul. 3, 2022