O1634 : The Famine Memorial, Custom House Quay, Dublin, Ireland

taken 12 years ago, near to Mountjoy, Dublin, Ringsend, Ballsbridge and Ranelagh, Dublin, Ireland

The Famine Memorial, Custom House Quay, Dublin, Ireland
The Famine Memorial, Custom House Quay, Dublin, Ireland
The Famine Memorial was commissioned by Norma Smurfit and presented to the City of Dublin in 1997. The sculpture is a commemorative work dedicated to those Irish people who were forced to emigrate during the 19th century Irish Famine. The bronze sculptures were designed and crafted by Dublin sculptor Rowan Gillespie and are located on Custom House Quay in Dublin's Docklands.

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Wednesday, 20 July, 2011   (more nearby)
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Friday, 19 August, 2011
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Rivers, Streams, Drainage  Public buildings and spaces  City, Town centre  Docks, Harbours 
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Custom House Quay  Dublin 
Subject Location
Irish: geotagged! O 165 344 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:20.8813N 6:15.0101W
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Irish: geotagged! O 165 344
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