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Burren – 1847

Nation 27th November, 1847 p.13

The Burren, and beyond Photo: BO'D
The Burren, and beyond
Photo: BO’D

Seventy labourers, with their families, employed on works of reclamation by Mr P. Creagh in Burren, County Clare, have employed a clerk or storekeeper to distribute or re-sell provisions to them without any profit, under the surveillance of a committee of management from among themselves, thus making a saving of about 30 per cent.