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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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"across the river"
in 22 reviews
"king john's castle"
in 45 reviews
"piece of history"
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"big rock"
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"interested in irish history"
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"historical monument"
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"shannon river"
in 9 reviews
"great view of the castle"
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"quick visit"
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"limerick city"
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"walking tour"
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"hunt museum"
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"signed"
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"pedestal"
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Reviewed 21 March 2016

I had heard the term Wild Geese quite a few times in my life but never expected to find out how it originated on the historical timeline surrounding The Treaty Stone.

Thank Peter S
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Reviewed 21 February 2016

As the title suggests, there is not much to see here. A historic rock and little else, it is not exactly good for anything other than a quick photo. You'll probably see it if you are on a tour of Limerick or visiting King Johns...More

Thank Rory F
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Reviewed 17 February 2016

The treaty stone sits at the corner. It is really interesting. You can actually get great photos with King John's Castle in the background. Just follow the river!

Thank skydeeva
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Reviewed 5 February 2016

the Treaty Stone is on the bridge, so you have to walk to read the inscriptions, was fascinated by the history of the location

Thank Michael C
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Reviewed 3 February 2016

This stone is where the Treaty of Limerick was signed between the Jacobite defenders of Limerick and the soldiers of William of Orange, William III King of England, II King of Scots, and William III, Stadtholder of the United Provinces of the Netherlands. Basically this...More

Thank Ulape
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Reviewed 20 January 2016

The Treaty Stone is a very important history piece on Limerick. I read quite a lot about the war and the peace treaty. Although somehow I felt that it could have been more on the landmark itself, maybe more totens with illustrations about the war,...More

Thank Rodrigo T
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Reviewed 12 January 2016

You need to read up on the fascinating history behind the treaty stone before going to see it. It's one of the things any visitor to this interesting city must do. It's located in an historic part of Limerick...but do your research beforehand, otherwise it's...More

Thank 753John
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Reviewed 12 January 2016

I regularly pass this iconic stone when driving in Limerick. It is in a lovely location overlooking the River Shannon close to St Munchin's Church and across the river (via Thomond Bridge) from King John's Castle. It is close to the Curragower falls and at...More

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Reviewed 6 January 2016

When you are in Limerick it is aMust see it is a fantastic rememberaces of what Limerick. Is about. Make sure you get a pic of you and your friends together , This is a memories you will want to keep

Thank Rita D
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Reviewed 27 December 2015 via mobile

If you're passing it's interesting to see but nothing mind blowing. A nice little spot to reflect and view the fast flowing Shannon river and the castle.

Thank Trinh V
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