Brian ‘Jack’ Leonard
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Brian ‘Jack’ Leonard


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Recording No: 170

Theme: Business

Interviewee: Brian ‘Jack’ Leonard
Date of Birth: 1956
Interview location: Limerick city
Recorded by: Maurice O’Keeffe – Irish Life and Lore
Series Title: 1922-2022: A Century of Change (part 2)
Date Recorded: 17/07/2020
Recording Length: 1:11:15 mins

Keywords: Leonard’s Menswear established 1935; 23 O’Connell St. Limerick; Leonard’s General Merchants, Bridge House, Newcastlewest; Augustinian Priory and school for disadvantaged children, Limerick; Hunting wear; Hatters; Limerick tailors; Clerical wear; Messenger boys; Batty Yelverton, French polisher; Art Deco shopfront; End-of-an-era of family menswear trading

Additional information


Disk, MP3

Audio series:

1922-2022 A Century of Change (part 2)

Number of files:


Product ID:

CoC-170- Leonard



Recorded by:

Maurice O'Keeffe

Date Recorded


Location of Recording

Limerick City