Posted by: irishhungercomm | May 1, 2013

Commemorative Famine Walk – Tracton, County Cork

By: Eileen McGough on May 1, 2013
A commemorative Famine Walk will be held in Tracton, County Cork on 22 June 2013 on the anniversary of the day in 1850 when 124 desperate people, men, women and children left their homes in Tracton and trekked to the dreaded workhouse in Kinsale. The 8 mile route will be walked on 22 June 2013 and each participant will represent a named victim of the 1850 Famine walk. Call Lisa at +353 86 0711910 or e mail; for further information – all are heartily welcome to come along.



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