Ballyphehane/togher (city)

Joe Murphy house.

IMG_3040The house where Joe Murphy the hunger striker grew up.

Below the plaque on  the front of the house

IMG_3042The plaque above states : Ins an tig seo do bhí cómhnnuí ar Sheosamh Ó Murchú  a fuair bás i gCarcair Chorcaí ar an 25ú Lá Deire Fomhair 1920 tar-éis do seachtú sé lá a caitheamh ar stailc ocrais san troid ar son saoirse  In this lived Joe Murphy who died in Cork Jail on the 25th October 1920 after 76 days on Hunger Strike in our fight for freedom Erected to his memory by his comrades of H COY.2nd Batt. 1st Cork BRId IRA    go N-Déanaidh dia trócaire ar a anam.

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