Statues - Hither & Thither

Ireland
Tuam - Tuaim
Galway - Gaillimh

Bishop Street
(Cathedral Terrace)

John MacHale - Seán Mac Héil

Tubbernavine, Co. Mayo, 1791 - Tuam 1881
Archbishop of Tuam, 1834-1881, and Irish Nationalist
(Wikipedia)
Thomas Farrell
1875

Tuam - <i>Tuaim</i> /  John MacHale - <i>Seán Mac Héil</i>   Tuam - <i>Tuaim</i> /  John MacHale - <i>Seán Mac Héil</i>

Description

Marble statue depicting John MacHale in episcopal robes making a blessing gesture.

Inscription(s)

JOANNI MACHALE
archiepiscopo tuamensi
connacia grata
1875

Signature

thos. farrell r.h.a. sculpt. dublin

Sculptor

Tags

Location N 53°30'54" W 8°50'52"

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