29th July 1915 – The remains of the late Fenian leader Jeremiah O’Donovan Rossa are lying in state for three days at City Hall in Dublin.

The remains had been brought by the American liner St Paul from New York to Liverpool, and then transferred to the steamer Carlow, which conveyed them to Dublin.

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O'Donovan Rossa and Mary Jane

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O'Donovan Rossa lying in state in City Hall, Dublin.
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Mary Jane O'Donovan Rossa.

With many thanks to: Gillean Robertson Miller – 1916 Easter Rising Historical Society.
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The remains had been brought by the American liner St Paul from New York to Liverpool, and then transferred to the steamer Carlow, which conveyed them to Dublin.

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O'Donovan Rossa and Mary Jane

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O'Donovan Rossa lying in state in City Hall, Dublin.
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Mary Jane O'Donovan Rossa.

With many thanks to: Gillean Robertson Miller – 1916 Easter Rising Historical Society.
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Michael Collins – “Convict 224” – The Miceal O Coileain Cup.

Very few people – including many eminent historians who have published works on Michael Collins – have ever come across the aspect of the Big Fella’s Life detailed below that says so much about the man himself.

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Michael Collins - Irish: Micheal O Coileain

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Kerry Blue Terrier - sadly not "Convict 224!"
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Oliver Gogarty

With many thanks to: Gillean Robertson Miller, 1916 Easter Rising Historical Society:
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