#OTD in 1839 – The Night Of The Big Wind or Oíche na Gaoithe Moire takes place; the most damaging storm in Irish history, some winds are estimated in excess of 130 mph.

One of the worst storms in Irish history took place on 5 January 1839, when heavy snow fell throughout Ireland. In Irish history it’s known as the ‘Night of the Big Wind’ or ‘Oíche na Gaoithe Móire.’ This storm developed in the mid-Atlantic region early on 6 January 1839, but really intensified as its associated […]

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#OTD in 1839 – The Night Of The Big Wind or Oíche na Gaoithe Moire takes place; the most damaging storm in Irish history, some winds are estimated in excess of 130 mph.

One of the worst storms in Irish history took place on 5 January 1839, when heavy snow fell throughout Ireland. In Irish history it’s known as the ‘Night of the Big Wind’ or ‘Oíche na Gaoithe Móire.’ This storm developed in the mid-Atlantic region early on 6 January 1839, but really intensified as its associated […]

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#OTD in 1839 – The Night Of The Big Wind or Oíche na Gaoithe Moire takes place; the most damaging storm in Irish history, some winds are estimated in excess of 130 mph.

One of the worst storms in Irish history took place on 5 January 1839, when heavy snow fell throughout Ireland. In Irish history it’s known as the ‘Night of the Big Wind’ or ‘Oíche na Gaoithe Móire.’ This storm developed in the mid-Atlantic region early on 6 January 1839, but really intensified as its associated […]

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#OTD in 1839 – The Night Of The Big Wind or Oíche na Gaoithe Moire takes place; the most damaging storm in Irish history, some winds are estimated in excess of 130 mph.

One of the worst storms in Irish history took place on 5 January 1839, when heavy snow fell throughout Ireland. In Irish history it’s known as the ‘Night of the Big Wind’ or ‘Oíche na Gaoithe Móire.’ This storm developed in the mid-Atlantic region early on 6 January 1839, but really intensified as its associated […]

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1839 – On this date, the Night Of The Big Wind or Oíche na Gaoithe Moire takes place; the most damaging storm in Irish history.

One of the worst storms in Irish history took place on 5 January 1839, when heavy snow fell throughout Ireland. In Irish history it’s known as the ‘Night of the Big Wind’ or ‘Oíche na Gaoithe Móire.’ This storm developed in the mid-Atlantic region early on 6 January 1839, but really intensified as its associated […]

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1839 – On this date, the Night Of The Big Wind or Oíche na Gaoithe Móire takes place; the most damaging storm in Irish history, some winds are estimated in excess of 130 m.p.h.

One of the worst storms in Irish history took place on 5 January 1839, when heavy snow fell throughout Ireland. In Irish history it’s known as the ‘Night of the Big Wind’ or ‘Oíche na Gaoithe Móire.’ This storm developed in the mid-Atlantic region early on 6 January 1839, but really intensified as its associated […]

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