Soloheadbeg Memorial

Soloheadbeg Memorial, Tipperary

16. Tipperary – Soloheadbeg Memorial – 6 km NW of Tipperary 52.51191, -8.21133 The 21st of January 2019 marked one hundred years to the day when an ambush by members of the Irish Volunteers (IRA) on members of the Royal Irish Constabulary escorting gelignite explosives took place. The two members of the RIC were killed and the ambush is considered to have been the start … Continue reading Soloheadbeg Memorial, Tipperary