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#OTD in 1798 – Execution of John Kelly, also known as ‘Kelly of Killane’.

John Kelly lived in Killanne in the parish of Rathnure and was a leader who fought in the United Irishmen Rebellion of 1798.

While Kelly was obviously well-known to rebels and loyalists alike during the short duration of the Wexford rising, almost nothing is known of him outside this time. 218 more words

Irish History

Syrian Families Could Arrive in New Ross

A total of 37 Syrian refugees have arrived to live in Co. Wexford.

They are planned to be housed in and around Wexford town.

Frank Staples, Mayor of Wexford town, has extended welcomes to the families.

New Ross

(Photos) New Ross In The Good Old Days

The following photos are from the Facebook group NEW ROSS PICTURED IN THE GOOD DAYS !!.  They are old photos that I found interesting. Looks so different! 13 more words

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Dunbrody - Famine Ship in New Ross

We’ve had some guests staying with us over this past weekend. Since we are living in the Sunny South East of Ireland, whenever we think about trips to nearby locations one always comes to mind: … 297 more words

Ireland

(Video) New Ross: An Ariel View

If you are from, or live in New Ross, this video will interest you. Beautiful background music by the New Ross Pipe Band,  its a video of Bunscoil Rís and Bunscoil Nic Amhlaidh, but the video oversees the entire town from a helicopter view. 14 more words

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Rates Set By Council Damaging Business Activity in New Ross

This weeks New Ross Standard is filled with intriguing articles. The most intriguing one, to me, is the one regarding the rates that businesses must pay in New Ross. 526 more words

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