Limerick All-Ireland Senior Hurling Champions 1940
This scroll has all the details on the All-Ireland Senior Hurling Champions of 1940 – Limerick, including the Path to the Final, and the scorers in each game. The layout of the Team in the Final, the names of all the Panel, their Clubs, the Manager and selectors. In the All-Ireland Final of 1940, Limerick gave a brilliant display of hurling when they dethroned reigning champions Kilkenny. It was a closely fought contest which kept the 50,000 fans on the edge of their seats. In the closing stages of the game Limerick pulled away from their opponents. It was a historic day for the Munster County as their Minors defeated Antrim by the scoreline of 6-4 to 2-4 making it a double celebration. Limericks Captain “the great” Mick Mackey lifted the cup as jubilant Limerick fans cheered on their heroes.
Size: 320mm x 450mm (12 1 /2” x 17 3/4” Approx)