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Ireland
Galway - Gaillimh
Galway - Gaillimh

Eyre Square

Liam Mellows - Liam Ó Maoilíosa

Liam (William Joseph) Mellows
(Manchester, England 1892 - Dublin 1922)
Irish republican and Sinn Féin politician
(Wikipedia)
Domhnall Ó Murchadha
1957

Galway - <i>Gaillimh</i> /  Liam Mellows - <i>Liam Ó Maoilíosa</i>   Galway - <i>Gaillimh</i> /  Liam Mellows - <i>Liam Ó Maoilíosa</i>

Description

Limestone statue of Mellows in an Irish volunteer uniform.

Inscription(s)

Ó MAOILÍOSA


† A MHUIRE CAN SMÁL
GUIDH AIR CHUN DÉ

I ndíl-ġuiṁne ar
LIAM
Ó MAOILÍOSA

Ceann-Ṗort Óglaċ
Ċondae na Gailliṁe
san Éiriġe Amaċ
Seaċtṁain na Cásga
1916

Siad a compádaiṫe féin
agus a luċt leanaṁna
in Éirinn & i Nua-Eabhrach
atóg an leaċt cuiṁnea-
cain seo ina onóir

Signature

domhnail ó murchadha dealdadóir
diarmuid ó tuathail ailtre 1957

Galway - Gaillimh / Liam Mellows - Liam Ó Maoilíosa

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

Location N 53°16'30" W 9°2'57"

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