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Irish Famine Memorial

Erie Basin Marina, Buffalo, NY
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Thought this was a very well designed and thoughtful memorial

Being from Ireland was very interested to see this memorial to the Great Famine. Loved the simple... read more

Reviewed 24 January 2017
blue_eyed_fi
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Cork, Ireland
A Fitting Tribute

Tucked away near the waterfront is the Irish Famine Memorial. I believe the spot was located here... read more

Reviewed 14 November 2014
Marcia B
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North Tonawanda, New York
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24 Jan 2017
“Thought this was a very well designed and thoughtful memorial”
14 Nov 2014
“A Fitting Tribute”
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Erie Basin Marina, Buffalo, NY
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Reviewed 24 January 2017

Being from Ireland was very interested to see this memorial to the Great Famine. Loved the simple design of the stone and the fact that the stones came from both Galway and Penrose Quay in Cork both counties I have an association with. Found the...More

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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...More

3  Thank Marcia B
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