'An tOcras Mór' The Great Hunger.


Eviction - Death or Emigration

Emigration - a Forlorn Hope

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Emigration - a Forlorn Hope
The starved and stricken people flocked to ports in the hope of getting to another country to find food. Many died in the 'coffin' ships. With no other hope the starved and diseased were filched of the last of their money and jammed into vessels that were unseaworthy.
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