1868.  Address by over 400 at the Courthouse, Bantry,  to the New Right Honourable the Earl of Bantry.

 

Skibbereen & West Carbery Eagle; or, South Western Advertiser 19 September 1868

John Edward Barrett, 1856, Carriganass Castle, Bantry, Resident, £279, sitting Bantry 1862, wife daughter William  O’Sullivans Esq., of Beara who previously occupied Castle.  Purchased from David Mellifont c 1824.   Seeking equality of endowment in Catholic  education 1859.  Member election committee McCarthy Downing, Skibbereen, 1868.  Addess to Earl of Bantry 1868. Assisted in getting piers built Muintervara 1888.  James Gilhooly MP alleged he was sitting in Skibbereen Quarter Sessions 1887 outside his district.  Listed land owner c 1895.

 

John Warren Payne, Bantry, Agent Lord Bantry.  Member provisional Committee projected Bandon to Bantry Railway 1845.  Member election committee McCarthy Downing, Skibbereen, 1868.

 

 

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