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Kings of the Claddagh: Fishermen, Friars, and the Fight for Justice | Treasure Ireland

Kings of the Claddagh
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The Claddagh in Galway City is an iconic neighbourhood, rich in history. For many centuries it was home to a large fishing community, whose story is intimately connected with that of the Dominican priory of St Mary on the Hill…

Further learning: John Cunningham, ‘The mayor / admiral of Claddagh’, in O’Connor, E., & Cunningham, J. (eds), Lives on the Left: Studies in Irish Radical Leadership (Manchester, 2016), pp. 22-34,

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Presented by Fr Conor McDonough OP
Shot and edited by Patrick Grant (linktr.ee/patrickgrant) –

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