Sharon Slater

Author and Award Winning Historian

Publications – Articles

Articles in Books:

  • 2022 – “A Tale of Two Cities: Mother Elizabeth Moore”, Of Limerick Saints and Seekers, Ed. David Bracken – Veritas Publications
  • 2022 – “Limerick amusements in a time of war”, The Inevitable Conflict: Essays on the Civil War in County Limerick, Ed. Seán William Gannon – Limerick City and County Council
  • 2022 – “Limerick Clothing Factory from 1850”, Bread Not Profits : Provincial working class politics during the Irish Revolution, Ed. Francis Devine & Fearghal Mac Bhloscaidh – Umiskin Press.
  • 2020 – Limerick A Stroll Down Memory Lane, Volume 20, Sean Curtin
  • 2017 – Limerick A Stroll Down Memory Lane. Volume 17, Sean Curtin
  • 2016 – “Who was John Francis O’Donnell?” – CBS 200 1816-2016, The C.B.S 200 Committee
  • 2016History of St Patrick’s School, Sean Curtin
  • 2013 – “The Abbey Fishermen”, The Gathering, Reflections on Ireland – Irish Hospice Foundation
  • 2013 – “The People’s Park”, Limerick A Stroll Down Memory Lane, Volume 13, Sean Curtin
AN TAOISEACH ENDA KENNY PRESENTING A COPY OF THE IRISH HOSPICE FOUNDATION'S BOOK, THE GATHERING-REFLECTIONS ON IRELAND, TO FORMER US PRESIDENT BILL CLINTON, 2013.
An Taoiseach Enda Kenny presenting a copy of the Irish Hospice Foundation’s book, The Gathering-Reflections on Ireland, to former US President Bill Clinton, 2013.

Articles in Journals:

  • 2021 – On This Day (part 1) – The Old Limerick Journal
  • 2019 – Murroe Temperance Meeting – Murroe/Boher Parish Annual
  • 2019 – Spillane Tobacco – UL Supplement, Limerick Leader
  • 2018 – The Bacon Women – Murroe/Boher Parish Annual
  • 2017 – J. Carrol Naish – West Limerick Heritage Journal, Second Edition
  • 2015 – Margaret Eager; the Tsar’s Nanny – The Old Limerick Journal, Vol. 49
  • 2014 – Limerick’s Life – Irish Lives Remembered – March
  • 2007 – The Demise of George Heffernan  – Newport News
  • 2006 – The Eradication of Rabies – History Ireland, Vol. 14, No. 1
  • 2006 – Eleanor McGhie – The Old Limerick Journal, No. 42
  • 2004 – The Death of a Doctor – Murroe/Boher Parish Annual
  • 2004 – Tragedy at Laurel Hill, 1895 – The Old Limerick Journal, No. 40

Articles in Newspapers:

  • 2022Limerick Post – Monthly Articles on Limerick History
  • 2018Limerick Leader – Weekly Articles on Limerick History
  • 2016-2017Limerick Life – Fortnightly Articles on Limerick History
  • 2015-2016Limerick Magazine – Monthly Articles on Limerick History