Kells Lecture Series - "The Tobacco Fields of Meath"
31st July 2013, 8:00 p.m.
Description of event
A fascinating insight into the story of Irish families at the turn of the twentieth century, struggling to make a go of a new crop in order to improve the lives of ordinary people and control the massive problem of unemployment and its consequence – emigration. Liam Nevin shares records including some kept by his late grandfather, John Nevin who was very much a part of the Randlestown experiment. Entry €5.
Kells & District Tourism Forum
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