24 November 2023

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New book on the history of Portumna’s Workhouse

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New book on the history of  Portumna’s Workhouse

A book on the deep history of Portumna’s workhouse is to be launched this evening (24th November).

The Irish Workhouse Centre and the South East Galway Integrated Rural Development have collaborated on the book that recounts the hardship endured by the inmates, staff and officials of the workhouse.

Caoimhe Killeen reports:

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