The Boy Is Back In Town!!! Phil Lynott Statue Returns To Harry Street

This boy is cracking up, this boy has broken down…. is no more…….. as the Boy is Back in town!!!

The statue of the Thin Lizzy star was originally unveiled in 2005 by his mother, Philomena but been removed for repair after it was hit by a truck which damaged his hand and guitar.

So after months of being away or as it is known as…”going on holidays with his ma” he was returned to his usual spot on Harry street.

His mother Philomena was reunited with a statue of the Thin Lizzy legend said “Everyone loves Philip,” to those who gathered around.

This is the second time the famous rocker’s statue has had to be repaired.

The statue which was sculpted by Paul Daly for the Róisín Dubh trust,  commemorates the life and work of Lynott,  has become a Dublin landmark and a site of pilgrimage to fans of the group from all over the world.

The Lensmen News team were delighted to be there on Harry Street when the Irish Rock legend was returned!

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