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Thread #40584   Message #587626
Posted By: GUEST,AKS
07-Nov-01 - 02:33 PM
Thread Name: The Mero (explanation wanted)
Subject: RE: The Mero (explanation wanted)
The Pillar / Nelson's Column / the statue of Admiral Horatio Nelson on O'Connel's Street, similar(?) to the one standing on Trafalgar Square in London, was exploded "on the eight day of March in Dublin City fair ... one thirty in the morning (as stated in 'Nelson's Farewell' by Joe Dolan; in the DT) in 1968, if I remember correctly!

AKS, Joensuu, Finland