This article was kindly forwarded by
Robin P Roddie
Methodist Historical Society of Ireland
It describes some years later the journey to take up his appointment as a Methodist Minister in Bantry, Co. Cork from Belfast. His daughter was only a few months old and the journey in view of the unsettled times and destruction of railways went Belfast via Liverpool and by boat to Cork. It straddled the death of Michael Collins and described the chaos and danger of the times.