Galway In Days Gone By

1913 Man arrested On Saturday night last, or early on Sunday morning, a shooting outrage occurred at Hearnsbrook House, Killimore, the residence of Mr. George McPhail, an extensive land owner in the district and...

Galway In Days Gone By

1913 Salthill improvement Sir, While awaiting the much-needed improvements in Salthill which all hope may be able to be carried out as a result of the forthcoming Bazaar, there are a few matters which...

Galway In Days Gone By – A browse through the archives of the Connacht...

1913 Suicide attempt A fair-haired lad, of apparently not more than twenty, was put into the dock before Mr. Justice Madden, at the Galway Summer Assizes, and indicted for an attempt to commit suicide...

Galway In Days Gone By – A browse through the archives of the Connacht...

1913 Home Rule fund On Sunday week, a public meeting was held immediately after last Mass at Kilreekil for the purpose of re-organising the local branch and starting a collection in aid of the...

Threatening language, pigs & hens drowned and a Galway Races ‘experiment

Stories from the pages of the Tribune from 100, 75, 50 and 25 years ago. See our complete newspaper archive here and our photo archive here 1913 Threatening language At Portumna Petty Sessions,...

Galway in Days Gone By

Record land price, Ashford Castle for sale, Rail service concerns and the Connemara Coast Road - it could be 2013!  1913 Record land price On Saturday last, Mr. M.A. Kennedy, auctioneer,...


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