The Southern Star

1889 - 1989 Centenary Supplement.

Articles transcribed from the Centenary Supplement produced buy the Southern Star in celebration of 100 years.

When Famine devastated West Cork

Horrifying scenes as landlords draw huge incomes

A famous letter - Cork J.P. writes to the Duke of Wellington

Horror and death as fever strikes

The Famous Debate 1881 - William Bence Jones and Father O'Leary

Cashelmore Hounds and Bence Jones in 1881

Bigotry Exposed - More on William Bence Jones

An Irish tenant would not know how to farm his land - Bence Jones

The Battle of The Big Cross - Where One Hundred Irish Died