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Famine Graveyard

Ballybofey Road, Donegal Town F94 EN81, Ireland
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We quite accidentally came across this site during our self drive holiday . It was by pure... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
pawsforlife p
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Famine Graveyard, Donegal Town

This is an old graveyard in which local victims of the Great Famine were buried between 1845-1849... read more

Reviewed 29 March 2018
Dónal M
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28 Mar 2018
“Famine Graveyard, Donegal Town”
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Ballybofey Road, Donegal Town F94 EN81, Ireland
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We quite accidentally came across this site during our self drive holiday . It was by pure coincidence one of the locals who had been instrumental in establishing the monument was at the site . He gave us a detailed description of the PoorHouse (...More

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Reviewed 29 March 2018

This is an old graveyard in which local victims of the Great Famine were buried between 1845-1849. There are no individual marked graves, In 1995 on the 150th anniversary of the famine, a cross was erected and the site was tidied up as it had...More

1  Thank Dónal M
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Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

Famine Graveyard on the Ballybofey road out of Donegal Town, just near the edge of the town and down to the left there is a Famine Graveyard where victims of the last famine ( 1845 - 49 ) are buried. There is a signpost on...More

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