1878 in Ireland

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1878
in
Ireland

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See also: 1878 in the United Kingdom
Other events of 1878
List of years in Ireland

Events from the year 1878 in Ireland.

Events[edit]

Arts and literature[edit]

  • The Kerry Sentinel newspaper begins publication in Tralee.
  • Oscar Wilde leaves Ireland permanently.

Sport[edit]

  • Irish Cycling Association (ICA) was established to administer the cycling as the sport became popular throughout Ireland. [6]

Also Cliftonville football team was established

Births[edit]

Deaths[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Baker, Michael H.C. (1999). Irish Narrow Gauge Railways: a View from the Past. Shepperton: Ian Allan Publishing. ISBN 0-7110-2680-7. 
  2. ^ Patterson, Edward M. (1968). The Ballymena Lines. Newton Abbot: David & Charles. p. 64. ISBN 0-7153-4183-9. 
  3. ^ "Saint Mary's Cathedral – Tuam". 2007. Retrieved 2012-07-20. 
  4. ^ "Irish Intermediate Education Act". 
  5. ^ Haslam, Richard (2004). "Chapter 2: The origins of Irish local government". In Callanan, Mark; Keogan, Justin F. Local government in Ireland : inside out (2nd ed.). Dublin: Institute of public administration. p. 20. ISBN 9781902448930. 
  6. ^ "Sport and Community Relations in Northern Ireland".