Day 1 Strokestown – Clondra, c. 20km. Strokestown Church.

Day 1 Strokestown – Clondra, c. 20km. Strokestown Church.

Caroilin Callery reads from Marita Conlon-McKenna’s digital story about Daniel Tighe and Strokestown’s missing 1,490 emigrants at Strokestown Church along the National Famine Way:

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Professor LeAnne Howe on Singing, Still performance about Choctaw gift of Irish Famine relief in 1847

Professor LeAnne Howe on Singing, Still performance about Choctaw gift of Irish Famine relief in 1847

Professor LeAnne Howe (University of Georgia and member of the Choctaw nation) on Singing, Still performance at Strokestown Park House about Choctaw gift of Irish Famine relief in 1847:

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Professor LeAnne Howe on the Choctaw gift of Irish Famine Relief in 1847

Professor LeAnne Howe on the Choctaw gift of Irish Famine Relief in 1847

Professor LeAnne Howe (University of Georgia and member of the Choctaw nation) on the Choctaw gift of Irish Famine relief in 1847:

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Marita Conlon-McKenna discusses her new digital story about Daniel Tighe and Strokestown’s Missing 1,490 Emigrants

Marita Conlon-McKenna discusses her new digital story about Daniel Tighe and Strokestown’s Missing 1,490 Emigrants

Marita Conlon McKenna discusses her new digital story about Daniel Tighe’s journey from Strokestown to Dublin in 1847 with 1,490 emigrants from Major Denis Mahon’s estate.

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Day 5 Longwood-Maynooth c.27km. Cathal Póirtéir speaking in Gaelic on Irish Famine Pot in Enfield, County Meath

Day 5 Longwood-Maynooth c.27km. Cathal Póirtéir speaking in Gaelic on Irish Famine Pot in Enfield, County Meath

In the heart of Enfield, County Meath, can be found an Irish Famine Soup Pot that serves as a memorial to the Great Hunger and all who perished, suffered, and fled from the town in the 1840s.

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Day 6 Maynooth – Dublin c. 27km. Famine Way Walkers Re-enact the arrival of the 1,490 at Spencer Dock, Dublin (2017)

Day 6 Maynooth – Dublin c. 27km. Famine Way Walkers Re-enact the arrival of the 1,490 at Spencer Dock, Dublin (2017)

Famine Way Walkers Re-enact the arrival of the 1,490 at Spencer Dock, Dublin (2017)

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Day 6 Maynooth – Dublin c.27km. John McKeown on Waterways Ireland and the Royal Canal

Day 6  Maynooth – Dublin c.27km. John McKeown on Waterways Ireland and the Royal Canal

John McKeown talks to ADAPT about Waterways Ireland and the Royal Canal

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