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The Treaty Stone

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Clancys Strand, Limerick lk1, Ireland
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One of Limericks most famous landmarks. The Treaty Stone commemorates the Treaty of Limerick signed in 1691.The Treaty Stone in Limerick is situated on Clancys Strand, beside the river Shannon and opposite King Johns Castle in the ancient City of Limerick.A short stroll from the city center.
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Clancys Strand, Limerick lk1, Ireland
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Reviewed 19 May 2012

I`m very into Irish history, so seeing this was pretty cool. If i wasn`t though, I`d agree with the drunk bum yelling at the people looking at it. It`s just a rock.

Thank Daniel P
Reviewed 4 May 2012

Great photo op with swans on the river & stone buildings in background.

Thank tripgrammy
Reviewed 3 April 2012

If you go to St John's Castle be sure to cross the bridge to see the Treaty Stone.

1  Thank Lollymcd
Reviewed 19 March 2012

Nothing major about this. Its just a stone. Grand to walk past and get a picture. Thats about it

1  Thank ElleBi
Reviewed 18 March 2012

Take a walk along the River & enjoy the sights of Limerick. Plenty of choice for a stop over for lunch/dinner.

Thank EHMkm
Reviewed 16 March 2012

this is apiece of irish history of enormous magnitude and is a must see and if you dont have a tour guide ask a local about its history

Thank paul o
Reviewed 4 March 2012

It's a rock on a sidewalk. Exciting, if you like rocks on a sidewalk.

Thank TheCatMom
Reviewed 4 March 2012

Its a nice back drop to the medieval city of limerick with king johns castle in the back ground. nice walk past the curraghower pub, you should stop there for a nice sea food chowder or a coffee.. Great pub for the craic agus ceol

Thank mamisad
Reviewed 29 February 2012

The Treaty Stone is (allegedly) the stone on which the Treaty of Limerick was signed after the end of the siege of Limerick in the 1690's. This marked the final defeat of the Jacobite army and led to the "Wild geese" of Irish soldiers fleeing...More

Thank iduap
Reviewed 20 February 2012

The Treaty Stone is a large block of stone on top of a pedestal and is found across the river from King John's castle. It is said that the treaty of Limerick was signed here in 1691 following negotiations between Patrick Sarsfield and Ginkel (Jacobites...More

4  Thank Judith38Cork_Ireland
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