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Response to a questionnaire compiled by the Irish Folklore Commission on the Irish Famine (1845-1852) in the province of Ulster / From Francis McPolin

Abstract: Response to a questionnaire compiled by the Irish Folklore Commission on the Irish Famine (1845-1852) in the province of Ulster / From Francis McPolin, Ballymaghery School, Hilltown, County Down.

In collection Questionnaire: Irish Famine (1845-1852)

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Ballymaghery School, Hilltown, Co.Down
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Information refers to: District: Hilltown -- County: Down -- Barony: [Upper Iveagh, Lower Part] -- Parish: Clonduff.
Stamped: 19 April 1945.
Contains information from various sources, including: Letter from the Marquis of Downshire to Rev. John McLeigh, P.P., Clonduff, 20 January 1847; Report from the 'Newry Telegraph' of a meeting at Castlewellan, 8 January 1847; Letter from Hill W. Rowan to Rev. John McLeigh, P.P., Clonduff, 27 December 1847.
Pagination refers to a collection of responses from Ulster, Leinster and Connacht.
See Related Items for questionnaire and title-page.
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Ulster (Ireland)-- Ireland Ulster
Down (Northern Ireland : County)-- United Kingdom Ulster County Down
Upper Iveagh, Lower Part (Northern Ireland : Barony)
Clonduff (Northern Ireland : Parish)
Hilltown (Northern Ireland)-- United Kingdom Ulster County Down Hilltown (village)
Indian meal   linked data (lcsh)
Ireland--History--Famine, 1845-1852--Sources
Downshire, Arthur Wills Blundell Sandys Trumbull Windsor Hill
McLeigh, John, Reverend
Food relief--Irelans   linked data (lcsh)
Landlord and tenant   linked data (lcsh)
Public service employment--Ireland   linked data (lcsh)
Charity--Ireland   linked data (lcsh)
Law enforcement--Ireland   linked data (lcsh)
Mooney, -, Reverend Father
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UCD School of Irish, Celtic Studies, Irish Folklore and Linguistics. National Folklore Collection UCD. Questionnaire: Irish Famine (1845-1852). MS1069

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