Plaque to Celebrate Foundation of Shelbourne Football Club

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A Commemorative Plaque, celebrating the foundation of Shelbourne Football Club, 120 years ago, to be unveiledby Dublin City Council.

A plaque to commemorate the founding of Shelbourne F.C. in 1895 will beunveiled by Dublin’s Lord Mayor, Ardmhéara Críona Ní Dhálaigh, on an exterior wall of Slattery’s (formerlyNolan’s) Pub beside Shelbourne Road after which the club is named.

The famous pub, situated at a busy junction on Grand Canal Street, isopposite Haddington Road which features the historic Beggar’s Bush Barracksand sits between South Lotts Road (Shelbourne Park) and Bath Avenue. For convenience, a map is availableHERE, courtesy of Google Maps

The unveiling will take place onFriday, 4th September@3pmsharp and willbe followed by an afternoon / evening of entertainment.If you can’t make it @3pm, why not join us later for a memorable evening.