Kieran’s Our City, Town Column, Index 2018, Cork Independent


   The column for 2018 highlighted everyday events and local history nuggets from this period of centenary commemorations. The year 1918 brought continuing challenges and opportunities to Cork and Ireland – elements such as rationing, war fatigue, renewed Sinn Féin vigour, the war ending – all offer lenses in telling the story of life in Cork one hundred years ago. The full index is here:


922b. Cork County Gaol adjacent UCC, c.1920