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.
A poet is a professional maker of verbal objects. - W H Auden
On this day:
The Battle of Basing - 0871, 1st British Colonists reach New Zealand - 1840, Spanish Steamer Sinks SS Northfleet - 1873, Battle of Isandlwana - 1879, Queen Victoria dies - 1901, Ramsay MacDonald becomes Britain's 1st Labour PM - 1924, BBC Broadcasts 1st live Football Commentary - 1927, Public Sector Strike Begins - 1979, Space Invaders Hit UK - 1979
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