20 February 1997 Edition

Mála Poist

20 February 1997

1798 to be remembered

A Chairde,

I read with interest articles concerning the bi-centenary of 1798 in the Irish Times and the Sunday Tribune which spoke of a memorial to be erected ``as an apology and a gesture of reconciliation from the people of Wexford'' for an incident at Scullabogue the day following the massacre at Ross. I wonder were the ``Irish diaspora'' requested to donate... Free article

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