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moving memorial to those who lost their lives at sea

I have a family member on the memorial and every time I pass it I stop and think what might have... read more

Reviewed 28 January 2019
will m
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County Cork, Ireland
Memorial Wall

Tis simple but dignified sculpture is a tribute and memorial to local seafarers who lost their... read more

Reviewed 18 October 2018
R G
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Dublin, Ireland
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28 Jan 2019
“moving memorial to those who lost their lives at sea”
17 Oct 2018
“Memorial Wall”
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Reviewed 28 January 2019

I have a family member on the memorial and every time I pass it I stop and think what might have been. It is a really nice remembrance to those who lost their lives and its nice to know they are remembered in this dignified...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank will m
Reviewed 18 October 2018

Tis simple but dignified sculpture is a tribute and memorial to local seafarers who lost their lives at sea.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank R G
Reviewed 3 September 2018

This is a moving tribute to all those who lost their lives at sea. Its very sad to see so many names - especially where there was a multiple loss of life. Go and see it and spare a thought for those who brave the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 28 August 2018

This is a striking memorial to all the people from Dunmore East and the local area who have been lost at sea. It is located in a sheltered place in the harbour. The names of the people lost at sea are engraved on the wall...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Breda K
Reviewed 6 August 2018

Stopped by to reflect while walking back to the shop. Very well done. Every time you eat fish, think of the men and women who risk their lives to provide it for you.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 21 July 2018

Visited this village during the past few days and cannot wait to return for family holiday with my hubby. just to walk though this village is enough for the soul. Stunning coastal walk which I only started as was getting hungry but apparently goes on...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank crooneycaro
Reviewed 20 July 2018 via mobile

A pertinent reminder of the dangers of the sea. Heartrending to see 3 brothers in their 40s lost in a single incident. When you live on a boat these memorials make you take stock of the risks,to yourself and potential rescuers, of the life you...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank James H
Reviewed 7 July 2018

Nice modern sculpture, but the real history is in the dates of the sea tragedies recorded on the memorial wall.

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank noel k
Reviewed 29 May 2018

Interesting monument commissioned a few years ago in memory of those lost at sea. The names on the wall start around 1800. There are over 200 names listed. Some are vessels with all hands lost. Seafaring remains a hazardous industry with new victims names being...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Rose W
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Response from will m | Reviewed this property |
Dear Rose I am not sure so I have asked my friend Noel McDonough who started the Lost at Sea charity I will let you know when Noel gets back to me. I am not involved in the charity and only wrote about the memorial because... More
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