Ivan Lennon's Latest Book
This book recently brought out by Ivan Lennon son of George - Flying Column Commander- details the family history. Ivan begins by giving the family history in pre Norman Ulster.
He gives details of the Shanahan family of Dungarvan, Ellen Shanahan married George Crolly Lennon, who was manager of the Dungarvan Gas Works in 1897. The Shanahan family owned the ground on which the town park was laid out in 1895. There is a chapter of the book given to material on the War of Independence and the Lennon family.
This is an illustrated, hardback book with 247 pages and is now available for sale at the museum.