Sean Purcell and Frank Stockwell

by Jim Carney



Genre:Irish Biography / IRISH INTEREST / Sport



This book tells the story of Irish sporting legends Seán Purcell and Frank Stockwell, two Galwegians known as the “Terrible Twins”.  Sean and Frank were the heroes of Galway’s thrilling victory over Cork in the 1956 All-Ireland senior final and won ten County Senior Championship titles with Tuam Stars between 1947 and 1962, including seven in a row from 1954 to 1960. As a well researched and in depth book covering their friendship and Gaelic football glories, this book is a most have for any GAA football fan.