Famine Graveyard Sligo
Famine Graveyard Sligo

Address: Clarion Road, Ballytivnan, Sligo

URL: http://www.irishhistorylinks.net/pages/SligoFamineMemorial.html

Between 1845 and 1850, more than a million Irish people starved to death due to the Potato Famine.
The Famine Graveyard in Ballytivnan was built to commemorate the people of Sligo who starved to death during this time.