Sentence Examples


  • Limerick, Ireland, on the left bank of the Shannon, 8 m.
  • Was reserved to soldiers on the coast from Sligo to the Shannon, but the idea was not fully carried out.
  • In 801 we find Norwegians on the upper Shannon; in 820 the whole of Ireland was harried; and five years later we hear of Vikings in Co.
  • Sailing up the Shannon they built strongholds on Lough Ree and devastated Connaught and Meath.
  • The lower Shannon was more thoroughly occupied by the Norsemen, with which fact the rise of Limerick is associated.
 

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