Christmas Day tragedy: 3-year-old boy drowns at Rathmines metres from his waterfront home

Gabriel Fowler
By Gabriel Fowler
Updated December 28 2021 - 5:19am, first published 12:29am
Oscar Philp with his father, Alexander Philp.

RELATIVES and the Rathmines community have rallied in support of the grieving family of three-year-old Oscar Philp who drowned metres away from his waterfront home on Fishing Point Road at Rathmines on Christmas Day.


Gabriel Fowler

Gabriel Fowler


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