Having waked from Strokestown, Co Roscommon, Famine Way Walkers 2017 re-enact the final steps journey of 1,490 migrant tenants from Strokestown as they made their way towards the replica famine ship, the Jeanie Johnston. This is a playlist of three short but separate videos.
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Day 4 – Mullingar to Longwood c.30km. Caroilin Callery meets students from The Downs National School, Co. Westmeath
Day 3 Abbeyshrule-Mullingar c.27km. Prof. Christine Kinealy (of Quinnipiac University) in Mullingar Famine burial ground
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