Patrician Year Blessing at Ringsend

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As part of the Patrician Year celebrations, the papal legate Cardinal Agagianian blessed the foundation stone to a memorial of Our Lady at Ringsend.

  • Title
    Patrician Year Celebrations
  • 1st Broadcast
    19/06/1961
  • Contributor
    John Ross (Reporter)
  • Clip Duration
    00:03:09
  • Material Type
    Audio
  • Clip title
    Patrician Year Blessing at Ringsend
  • Extended description

    Listen here to William Nelson, Vice-Chairman of the Port Memorial Committee, presenting a silver trowel to Cardinal Agagianian. William Nelson calls on Mary, Mother of God, "...for her continued assistance in our struggle against atheistic communism".

  • Local keywords
    Ringsend, Cardinal Agagianian, Patrician Year Celebrations, Religious Ceremonies, 1960s, John Ross, Religion, Catholic Church
  • Geographical coverage
    Ireland
  • Topic
    The Media
  • Publisher Broadcaster
    RTÉ
  • First broadcast channel
    Radio Éireann
  • Production year
    1961
  • Country of production
    Ireland
  • Original identifier
    AA815
  • IPR restrictions
    Rights Reserved - Free Access
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  • Item type
    part/extract
  • Item sound
    Mono
  • Language used
    English (eng)
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