O’Connell Street (formally King’s Street)

Waterford City was the first City in Ireland to rename a street after Daniel O’Connell”. 

Joe Falvey (Local Historian)


Film Notes

Read a biography on Frederick Douglass – View PDF

View a photo of Frederick Douglas – View PDF

View a photo of Frederick Douglass Blue Plaque – View PDF 


About Waterford Cultural Quarter

Created and produced by Waterford Youth Arts in 2021 with support from Waterford Council Arts Office, Waterford Cultural Quarter and Creative Waterford. All Film and Audio by Keith Currams. Website by Thomas Fitzgerald. Producer and Interviewer Ollie Breslin. Special thanks to Michael O’Sullivan and all the members of Waterford History Group (Facebook) and to the National Library Ireland .

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