Review of Waterford by Roisin on July 28th, 2006
I lived in Waterford for several years, having moved from Dungarvan. My father worked at the famous Crystal factory for ten years prior to retirng. We moved to Dublin, but I like to return to this wonderful place as often as possible.
Merely having an open mind is nothing. The object of opening the mind, as with the mouth, is it firmly shut it again on something solid - GK Chesterton
On this day:
Great London Tornado - 1091, Battle of Fornham - 1173, Battle of Neville Cross - 1346, Regicides Executed - 1660, London Beer Flood - 1814, 1st Professional Golf Tournament - 1860, First Motoring Offences in Britain - 1895, First Full-Scale British Air-raid - 1917, World’s First Fully Commercial Nuclear Power Plant Opened - 1956, Hatfield Rail Crash - 2000
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