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The Neighbours At 52

Two streets on the same line of latitude - one in Berlin, one in Enniscorthy

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The Neighbours At 52

Weafer St. (pronounced 'wafer') in Enniscorthy and Rahel- Varnhagen-Promenad in Berlin are both on 52 degrees 30 minutes north of the Equator. Both run East-West.

This programme wanders along each street meeting passersby.

Enniscorthy Echo story on Captain Weafer - he died fighting in Sackville St. in Easter Week 1916

Rahel Varnhagen Wikipedia page - she was a German-Jewish writer who hosted a prominent salon

An Irish radio short documentary from RTÉ Radio 1, Ireland - Documentary on One - the home of Irish short radio documentaries

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