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Bridge of Boats – 1859

Nation 26th February, 1859 p.11

Photo: Norma Scheibe
Photo: Norma Scheibe


Early this morning, the General, the Duke of Wirtemburgh and Lieutenant-General Scravenmore, with all our horse and dragoons, ten regiments of foot, taking with them seven day’s provisions and fourteen guns; ten three pounders and four twelve pounders, marched over our bridge of boats into the county of Clare.