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Historic sites in Kilvine parish, from Irish Tourist Association Survey, 1945
The site of the first Land League meeting was at Irishtown in Kilvine parish, in 1879. Another meeting addressed by Parnell was also held here in 1891.
Also in this section, there are notes on the traditions associating St. Patrick and St. Meidhin with the area.
Finally there is mention of “Geata na Scread” or “Gate of the Screams” at Cloonmore. Tradition has it that a fierce battle was fought here against the Danes.
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