In Memorium


The centenary of the Titanic disaster prompted many towns and villages in Ireland to commemorate those who had hoped to emigrate to a new life in America, but never made it. A stone bench in Mohill, Co. Leitrim commemorates one local casualty – Matthew Sadlier. The ship collided with an iceberg at this moment 105 years ago – it would sink within three hours, killing Matthew and over 1500 others.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>