The Clock Is Still Going
Commemorating the Attack & Burning of the Dublin Custom House 25th May 1921
The Men – Group Photos
Jim Slattery – The One-handed Assassin
Posted on 13th October, 2019
Most of us interested in the War of Independence look back at the Old IRA with respect for teak-tough men. ....
They Died Far Too Young: Part 2 – George Gray
Posted on 7th September, 2019
ASU Men in Kilmainham (Names listed in text below) Readers may have seen how Patrick Reilly and Tom Kehoe became the first of the ....
They Died Far Too Young: Part 1 – Patrick Reilly
Posted on 2nd August, 2019
Patrick Reilly, Tom Kehoe, George Gray and John ‘Spivis’ Dwyer – all dead within five years of their arrest at the ....
George Byrne – Kilmainham’s Elder Statesman
Posted on 13th July, 2019
Angela ‘Angie’ Kirwan (née Rooney) RIP was a well-liked member of the Group who sadly passed away on 28 December ....
Golf trophy saved. But careers go up in smoke. Views from a Different Custom House Window
Posted on 19th June, 2019
Custom House officials watch the fire. None of the men covered below are in this photo (Irish Independent, 27 May ....
Paddy Flanagan – Up The Republic!
Posted on 8th June, 2019
Paddy Flanagan, does the name ring a bell? To most people reading this it may not. If I said Frank ....
The Commemoration 2019 !
Posted on 21st May, 2019
Just a quick note to say the annual commemoration is taking place at the Custom House Statue facing Beresford Place ....
2018 Commemoration – A look back
Posted on 10th May, 2019
We have often been blessed with good weather for the annual Commemoration and last year’s 97th Anniversary was no exception. On ....
Joe Gilhooly: Stinger of crown forces turns beekeeper
Posted on 30th April, 2019
We can thank Joe for the detailed Witness Statement he left covering the Custom House attack and much more besides. Born ....