'An tOcras Mór' The Great Hunger.


Starvation- Photos may be disturbing.

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An Gorta mor - the big hunger as the Irish people called the years of 1847 / 1850. The Irish people knew there was no famine. They referred to it as it was... a great hunger brought upon them by Man not God.
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Reply tony o'loughlin
10:38 PM on August 15, 2015 
Kingston Ontario Canada has a mass grave of an est one thousand and four hundred irish great hunger victims - during 1847 immigrant season an est fifty thousand irish came through kingston ontario canada