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Nano Nagle

Honora 'Nano' Nagle (1718 - 26 April 1784)
founder of the Sisters of the Presentation of the Blessed Virgin Mary in Ireland and a pioneer of Catholic education in Ireland
(Wikipedia)
Eithne Ring & Liam Lavery
2009

Cork - Corcaigh /  Nano Nagle   Cork - Corcaigh /  Nano Nagle

Description

Bronze commemorative plaque showing Nano Nagle with two girl students. The plaque is on one of the corner poles of the Nano Nagle Bridge.

Inscription(s)

NANO
NAGLE

Presented to
the Presentation Sisters
on the occasion of teh 225th Anniversary
of the death of Nano Nagle, April 26th 1784,
~ in appreciation of your great work in
Catholic Education for the people of Cork.
Unveiled in 26th April 2009 by
The Right Honourable, The Lord Mayor
Councillor Brian Bermingham.

Signature

Eithne Ring Liam Lavery

Cork - Corcaigh / Nano Nagle

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Location (N 51°53'45" - W 8°28'28")

Item Code: ie142; Photograph: 15 June 2014
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