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# the-missing-1490 - Thursday 23 April, 2015

PHOTOS: Tracing the footsteps of one of the Great Famine's darkest chapters
# The Missing 1490
# The Missing 1490

PHOTOS: Tracing the footsteps of one of the Great Famine's darkest chapters

Apr 23rd 2015, 12:18 AM 14,670 Views 35 Comments

In May 1847, 1,490 people from Strokestown, Co Roscommon set out for Canada. Less than half of them made it there.