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Neal's Musick Hall - Image 5

Sculptor Michael Biggs commemorative bronze plaque taken through the railings of No 19 Fishamble Street. The plaque was unveiled on the 5th October 1959 to mark the 200th annivarsary of George Frideric Handel's death .

The inscription reads

THIS BRONZE COMMEMORATES
THE FIRST PERFORMANCE OF
GEORGE FRIDERIC HANDEL'S
ORATORIO MESSIAH , GIVEN
IN THE OLD MUSICK HALL IN
FISHAMBLE STREET AT NOON
ON TUESDAY APRIL 13th 1742

July 1986 Fishamble Street Temple Bar
Dublin Ireland