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#nelson's pillar

# nelsons-pillar - Friday 1 March, 2019

From The42 'I'm really enjoying my rugby at the moment and I'm happy out there' Nelson's Pillar

'I'm really enjoying my rugby at the moment and I'm happy out there'

Ulster’s Peter Nelson has been given a new lease of life of late.

# nelsons-pillar - Sunday 7 August, 2016

After 50 years, Nelson's Pillar is returning to O'Connell Street - in a slightly different format

A Lego model of ‘the Pillar’ is on display in the GPO as part of a recreation of the post office during the 1916 Rising.

# nelsons-pillar - Saturday 12 March, 2016

The long road to the Spire: Here's why it took 37 years to replace Nelson's Pillar

A mooted ‘Millennium Arch’ fell by the wayside, and there were many other proposals along the way.

# nelsons-pillar - Tuesday 8 March, 2016

50 years later and the Nelson's Pillar bomber says he has no regrets

Liam Sutcliffe planted the bomb which destroyed the monument half a century ago.

# nelsons-pillar - Saturday 8 March, 2014

Photos: On this day in 1966 Nelson’s Pillar in O’Connell Street was blown up Bomb This post contains images

Photos: On this day in 1966 Nelson’s Pillar in O’Connell Street was blown up

At approximately 1.30am on 8 March a bomb exploded on Dublin’s main thoroughfare.

# nelsons-pillar - Wednesday 15 January, 2014

From The Daily Edge Here's what Twitter thinks the Dublin Spire should be named after Dublin Spire