Open Plaques

Documenting the historical links between people and places, as recorded by commemorative plaques.

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  1. Plaque inscription

    Site of South Gate King Henry VI here entered the city 16 July 1452. For centuries a prison. Demolished 1819.

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    Mhair and Chairdinéal John Henry Newman Diagaí, Scoláire agus céad Reachtaire ar Ollscoil Chaitlicheach na hÉireann anseo - 1854 go 1858 Cardina...