Kinvarra

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Kinvara – 1848

Papers relating to proceedings for relief of distress, and state of unions and workhouses in Ireland, 1848 Sessional Papers 1847-1848 HMSO Dippam.ac.uk (abridged) P.928 Along the shores of the bay of Kinvarra and bay of Galway, which form a portion of the boundary of the electoral divisions of Kinvarra and Killeenavarra, reside a considerable number … Continue reading

Kinvara – 1879

Freemans Journal 3rd October, 1879 p7 (abridged) On Sunday last a large and influential meeting of the people of Kinvarra and the surrounding districts was held in the chapel yard after last Mass. The meeting was convened to consider the present general depression, which is telling very severely on the tenant farmers in the neighbourhood. … Continue reading

Farewell from Kinvarra, Duras and Killinna – 1867

Freeman’s Journal 16th December, 1867 p3 (abridged) Address of the parishioners of Kinvarra, Duras and Killinna to the Rev. Francis  P.P. Croughwell and Ballimana. Rev. Dear Sir, We have been deputed by our fellow parishioners of the united parishes of Kinvarra, Duras and Killinna, to offer you in the first instance their sincere and heartfelt … Continue reading

Kinvara Quay – and Tram – 1838

Tuam Herald 28th September, 1839 p.2 (excerpt of letter from Mr T. Bermingham to “To the Guardians of the unions of Loughres, Gort, Ballinasloe and Tuam, especially – and to the inhabitants of the County Galway in General.”) I have lately examined the southern coast of the Bay of Galway, and from the trade at … Continue reading

Kinvarra Waterworks – 1935

Irish Independent 21st February, 1935 p7 Kinvarra Waterworks. A waterworks scheme has just been completed at Kinvarra, Co. Galway at a cost of £2,000. The well at Cartron has been enlarged and a windmill has been erected to drive the water a distance of about 250 yards to the reservoir on a hill overlooking the … Continue reading

Killeeny – 1837

From A Topographical Dictionary of Ireland, 1837   KILLEENEY, a parish, partly in the barony of DUNKELLIN, but chiefly in that of KILTARTAN, county of GALWAY, and province of CONNAUGHT, 4 ½ miles (N. W.) from Gort, near the road from that place to Kinvarra; containing 820 inhabitants, and 5931 statute acres, as applotted under … Continue reading

Kinvarra – 1916

HANSARD 1803–2005 → 1910s → 1916 → November 1916 →14 November 1916 → Written Answers (Commons) →DISTURBANCES IN IRELAND. PRISONERS. HC Deb 14 November 1916 vol 87 cc619-21W619W §Mr. DUFFY asked the Home Secretary whether he is aware that the view held generally in Ireland that the continued imprisonment of political prisoners at Frongoch is … Continue reading

Timber for sale, The Quay, Kinvarra – 1862

The London Gazette, 13th June, 1862 isa 2264 3077 RE: Winter, a Bankrupt. To Timber Merchants, Builders and others. To be sold by auction by Mr E. Staunton, at the Quay, Kinvarra, near Galway, in the county of Galway, on Thursday the 19th day of June, 1862, the sale to commence at 2 o’clock in … Continue reading

Kinvarra to Penzance – 1893

THE TEESDALE MERCURY 1ST MARCH, 1893 P3 SAD FATALITY AT SEA The schooner Jeffery, of Jersey. Captain Davey arrived in Penzance Harbour on Sunday afternoon from Kinvarra, Galway Bay and reported having experienced terrific weather on the voyage. In her voyage from Ireland the Jeffery has been out between four and five weeks, and some … Continue reading

Election time – Kinvara – 1923

Recorder 17th August, 1923 p1   Eight persons were wounded in a fight at an election meeting in Kinvarra on the border of Clare and Galway in which revolvers were used.

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