Bronze statue of O'Mahoney in the center of a wrestling ring.
heavy weight all in
of the world 1935-1926
Born Derreenlomane, Ballydehob 1912.
Defeated the reigning world champion
Ed. Donjorge July 30th 1925.
Defended his title successfully 133 times.
He was champion weight lifter
and rated the strongest man
in the world.
Died as a result of a motor accident 1950.
Sculptor James MacCarthy
and two plaques with sponsors
- James Mac Carthy,
Irish sculptor from Dunmanway, Co. Cork
Sources & Information
Location (N 51°33'45" - W 9°27'39")
Item Code: ie191; Photograph: 16 June 2014
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