Lar Byrne
(1928 - 2009)

Photos
Where it all began.. Lar's mother and father Laurence and Winifred Byrne. P001
Memoriam card of Winifred Mary Byrne (Lars mother) 1958 MOO2
Memoriam card of Laurence Byrne (Lars father) 1966 MOO3
Collage (1) of old and new photos created by Lars nephew, Larry Byrne POO4
Collage (2) of old and new photos created by Lars nephew, Larry Byrne POO4A
Lar in the early days of his career POO5
Certificate of Appreciation P006
Park Royal running team P007
Cross-country race P008
Late 1940's P009
Cross-country team P010
Guinness staff badge P011
Time-keeper P012
"When the going gets tough, the tough get going." P014 Nil Desperandum
"Follow me." P013
"Early Days" P015
Family photo - London in the 1950's P016
Family wedding P017 Lar with his brother Sean and wife Sally.
Lar at the wedding of his brother Tom and wife Sheila. P018
"In my stride." P019
Lar in the late 1940's.. P021
The roaring 50's P022
Park Royal tug-of-war team 50's P023
Guinness Athletic Team P024
Marathon Completion Certificate 2 April 1956 M026
ID badge for Los Angeles Olympics, 1984.
Badges from International events
Memorabilia
Morton Stadium
Los Angeles Olympic Identity Badge
Lar's verse, "Man's Nocturnal Friends" or "Doggerals" as he called them.
Lar's verse, "Little Things Mean A Lot" or "Doggerals" as he called them
Lar's verse,"Nostalgic Springtime Memories of a Farmyard" or "Doggerals" as he called them
Lar's verse,"You Mustn't Quit" or "Doggerals" as he called them.
Lar's verse,"A Rural Playground" or "Doggerals" as he called them.
Lar's verse,"It's Great to be Alive" or "Doggerals" as he called them.
Lar's verse,"It's Great to be Alive" (2) or "Doggerals" as he called them.
One of Lar's poems, "Take Time" or "Dogerals" as he called them.
Eamonn and Lar
Clonliffe Juvenile Team 1970
Note on the back of photograph ref. Clonliffe Juvenile Team 1970
Note on the back of photograph ref. Clonliffe Juvenile Team 1970
Wicklow mountains
Wicklow mountains
Lar at Mick and MaryJo's wedding in Rhode Island 1988
Guests at Mick and MaryJo's wedding in Rhode Island 1988
Lar and MaryJo on tour in New York 1988.
Lar at Frank and Madeline's wedding 1990.
House party.
Lar with Margaret and Richard Mulligan, Boston.
Paris 2002
Ship Cruise 2002
Ship Cruise 2002
Ship Cruise 2002
Lar with Madeline in Morocco, December 2007.
Moulin Rouge - Paris 2002
Gran Canaria..2005
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Morocco Dec 07
Lar, Celia and Madeleine on Tour . Egypt April2008
Clonliffe Award
Reach for the stars - Sydney
Olympic Stadium - Sydney
Sydney Olympics 2000
Sydney Olympics 2000
Manly, Sydney apartment
'Doing nothing, gracefully' - Sydney
Thrill-seekers, Sydney
Flying high, Sydney
Lets get moving, Sydney
Sydney Harbour
Sydney Harbour
Olympic Stadium, Sydney
"Bring a pound for porter" - Sydney
Holding court - Sydney
Sydney
Sydney
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Lar's 80th birthday Dec 29th 2008
Lar's 80th birthday Dec 29th 2008
Lar's 80th birthday Dec 29th 2008
Lar's 80th birthday Dec 29th 2008
Lar's 80th birthday Dec 29th 2008
Lar's 80th birthday Dec 29th 2008
Lar's 80th birthday Dec 29th 2008
Motley crew
The Honorable Padraig Keane and Lar's sister Anne
Lar's sister Anne, her nephew Cathal, Paddy Marley and Frank Murphy
Lar's sister Anne at presentation at Morton Stadium
Letter from Sir Chris chataway friend and former world Record holder
Photo:European Championships in Prague in 1978
Ask na Gap graveyard
Family gravestone
30/05/2009. Inaugural Lar Byrne Perpetual Trophy presented to Ciara Mageean by J. Kiernan and F. Murphy. All Irl.Schools...



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