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Address: Erie Basin Marina, Buffalo, NY
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A Fitting Tribute

Tucked away near the waterfront is the Irish Famine Memorial. I believe the spot was located here as so many Irish came here looking for work due to the emigration from Ireland... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 14 November 2014
Marcia B
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North Tonawanda, New York
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2014

Tucked away near the waterfront is the Irish Famine Memorial. I believe the spot was located here as so many Irish came here looking for work due to the emigration from Ireland. Many traveled on the Erie Canal. The granite monolith in the center and the 32 surrounding stone (representing the Irish counties) were imported from Ireland. In my opinion,... More 

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