Mackerel and the Making of Baltimore, County Cork

1879-1913

By Seamus Fitzgerald

What I like most about Fitzgerald?s informed and well-presented pamphlet is this: wherever I go on our maritime coast I see - frequently in pubs - old pictures depicting busy harbours of yesteryear piled high with barrels for herring or mackerel and jobs for all in season. I search in vain for any documentation on this thriving activity. Fitzgerald has done it and done it well for Baltimore.? The Irish Skippe


64 pages

Publication Date: 8/27/1999
Format: Paper
ISBN: 9780716526810