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Thomas Francis Meagher statue

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Meaghers quay | River Front, Waterford, Ireland
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One of my true heroes

Believe it or not, this was one of the must see things on my list. General Meagher is a hero of... read more

Reviewed 25 September 2017
Erik K
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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Statue to General Meagher who was from Waterford

What can you say, it is a statue near the waterfront in Waterford, Ireland, honoring General... read more

Reviewed 2 September 2017
DWoerner
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Georgetown, Texas
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good18%
  • Average36%
  • Poor0%
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Meaghers quay | River Front, Waterford, Ireland
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Reviewed 25 September 2017

Believe it or not, this was one of the must see things on my list. General Meagher is a hero of mine, not just for what he did working for Irish independence, but for what he did in the American Civil War, if something needed...More

Thank Erik K
Reviewed 2 September 2017

What can you say, it is a statue near the waterfront in Waterford, Ireland, honoring General Meagher who raised and led the Irish Brigade in the Union Army in the U.S. War Between the States 1861-1865 and later served as governor of the Montana Territory....More

Thank DWoerner
Reviewed 14 August 2017

I won't bother to repeat what other reviewers have written, Thomas Meager was a Hero to the Irish people but was also a hero in the U.S. Civil War. He is also credited with the creation of the Irish Republic Flag. There is a nice...More

Thank csarchibald
Reviewed 13 August 2017

A nice statue of the Waterford Native, with a plaque explaining who he is. Its position is the biggest problem given it is not very accessible due to being in an island in a busy corner/junction

Thank fargojones123
Reviewed 21 June 2017

Thomas Francis Meagher had a checkered history both in the U.S. and in Ireland, but there's no argument he's worth the magnificent statue that stands at the end of Meagher's Quay in Waterford. American Civil War buffs will be gratified to see the commander fo...More

Thank DvTuyll
Reviewed 16 June 2017

This statue is a significant statue memoralizing Meagher. It is located right in the middle of a Main Street

Thank Jotum
Reviewed 3 June 2017

It was surreal looking at the statue of Thomas Meagher in the middle of the road in Waterford, Ireland. My home state of Montana has a county named after Meagher, as well as several statues around the state. Meagher had quite a life, as he...More

Thank surfercharlie
Reviewed 1 March 2017

A beautiful statue dedicated to Thomas Francis Meagher, Irish nationalist and leader of the Young Irelanders in the Rebellion of 1848.

Thank Lozzatrip
Reviewed 29 January 2017

This Statue was on a busy main road but still able to get a good view and a picture, we also managed to get up close to read the places on it.

Thank Dee883
Reviewed 29 January 2017

Statue is on busy road but still able to get a good picture but nice to view up close, near Reg's Tower & Waterford Crystal.

Thank Dee883
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