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A True Statement – 1828

The Australian 16th April, 1828 p.4 On the morning of the 4th Aug. two carriages, were seen driving with great rapidity towards the beach of Kingstown Bay, Dublin, where there lies moored a convict ship. The first was an open carriage, and from the elegance of its appointments, belonged to a person of rank. The … Continue reading

Kinvara – 1901

Kentucky Irish American 15th June, 1901 p4 A great demonstration was held at Kinvara on Sunday in furtherance of the object of the United Irish League. At an early hour the picturesque little town was thronged by a great concourse of people, and as each contingent arrived from surrounding parishes, ringing cheers greeted them. Clarenbridge … Continue reading

Coole Park – 1846

Boston Pilot 31st January, 1846 The following communications, have been forwarded to us by the committee for publication. They present the most gratifying prospect yet afforded with respect to the probable consequences and progress of the potato disease. In strictness we should say that one letter presents those gratifying features – that of Mr. Gregory … Continue reading

Missing Friends – 1873/4

The Pilot 19th April, 1873 p5 Michael Bohanan, a native of Gelha (Geeha?), Kinvara, County Galway, who came to this country 21 years ago; he served some time in the late American War; when last heard from he was in St. Louis, Mo, Information concerning him will be received by his brother Stephen Bohanan, Geneva, … Continue reading

The Ould Plaid Shawl

Galway – 1874

The old year … and the new – 1861

The Cork Examiner, 31st December, 1861 The Volume of the Old Year’s ended, The Volume of the New, begun To what have all these pages tended? Mark, what is lost, and what is won. The opening pages are bright and fair, Now many a blot appears, See, here the leaves are bleak and bare, Further … Continue reading

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