West Cork History

1788, Finn’s Leinster Journal, Bemoaning  the Twin legacies of our Miesian Ancestors. Pride of Ancestry and Contempt of Commerce…a Petty Despot surrounded by a Wretched Peasantry, Money wasted in learning to Fence, Dance, Ride, Drink, Hunt  Wench.

From Kevin Whelan on Catholic Middlemen.

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