Posted on January 11, 2010 at 18:14
[Paddys cross, betimes - A blog from the Bog] Winter 1962/63 v's 2009/2010
A schoolmate of mine reminded me of the wonderland that was Loughrea when the lake froze over in 1963, him having heard a cautionary interview about walking on thin ice on lakes on Galway Bay FM on Friday last.
Though just a kid I remember being part of a group walking across the lake from Long Point to Cooreen, via Island McHugo and the Bishop's. I was just… Continue