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An interesting historical site

Both the Lusitania and the Titanic left the port of Cobh on their final voyages. In the case of the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
William N
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Buffalo, New York
Nice Monument to a tragic event

Memorial to the sinking of the Cunard Liner the Lusitania, that 7 May 1915 the vessel was torpedoed... read more

Reviewed 13 October 2018
thesmdm
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Auckland, New Zealand
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All reviews who lost their lives u boat nice monument town square tragic loss german submarine nice tribute world war i moving tribute great loss old church titanic experience well worth a visit torpedo survivors rescue statue
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Both the Lusitania and the Titanic left the port of Cobh on their final voyages. In the case of the Titanic it was also it's first voyage. A nice way to spend an hour or two in an historic memorial.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank William N
Reviewed 13 October 2018

Memorial to the sinking of the Cunard Liner the Lusitania, that 7 May 1915 the vessel was torpedoed by the Germans close to the Old Head. There were 1,198 deaths from the 1,959 people aboard. The memorial depicts two fisherman who went to the rescue...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank thesmdm
Reviewed 17 September 2018

Placed in the centre of the town, opposite the Titanic Experience, this fitting memorial to the tragic loss of so many innocent people during WW1 is very touching in its simplicity. Well worth the few moments it takes to read the inscriptions and look at...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 15 September 2018 via mobile

Interesting monument to the Lusitania sinking. The back of the monument has a circular bench where you can sit and relax with a coffee or tea from the shop next to it.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Thomas G
Reviewed 12 September 2018

Set in the centre of the town square facing the Quay this is a very apt setting to commemorate the tragic loss of life in WW1. Tells the story - very touching. A lovely monument and worthy of a few minutes study.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Freedom810070
Reviewed 11 September 2018

The Lusitania happened close by --- victims/survivors brought here. The ship had made many crossings, and were so close to being safe when the German torpedo hit. This memorial in the center of town reminds us all of WWI and the lives lost. There is...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 6 September 2018

This statue broke my heart. It shows two men who have died and the angel is taking them to heaven. It was just very touching.

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 19 August 2018

This is a beautiful memorial in the centre of Cobh. A great way to understand a little of the link between Cobh and the Lusitania.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Celtic Q
Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

Cobh isn’t just about the Titanic Shipwreck but also the Lusitania. Situated in the middle of the town square, people gather to remember, listen to local music, have coffee/other and catch up on their day.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank trvlfam1
Reviewed 13 August 2018

A lovely tribute to Lusitania. Our guide on the Titanic Trail walking tour led us to this memorial and gave us a very information background lesson on it.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Lauren C
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