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.

The Famine Soup Pot memorial was dedicated in May, 2017.

Shortly after it was installed, the National Famine Walkers paid a visit and Cathal Póirtéir described the folklore of Famine pots speaking in Irish: