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    Creamery attacks

    Breathnach, Proinnsias (2017) Creamery attacks. In: Atlas of the Irish Revolution. Cork University Press, Cork, pp. 555-557. ISBN 9781782051176

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    Creameries became a key target for reprisals by Crown forces in Ireland in 1920. Industrial units in which cream was separated from milk and churned into butter, creameries had become a key element in the rural economy in most dairying districts following their introduction to Ireland in the 1880s. These districts were mainly located in Munster and south Leinster and in a large region in the northern part of the island stretching from Sligo across to north Antrim.

    Item Type: Book Section
    Keywords: creameries; creamery attacks; atlas; Irish Revolution;
    Academic Unit: Faculty of Social Sciences > Geography
    Item ID: 9491
    Depositing User: Proinnsias Breathnach
    Date Deposited: 21 May 2018 10:45
    Publisher: Cork University Press
    Refereed: Yes
    Use Licence: This item is available under a Creative Commons Attribution Non Commercial Share Alike Licence (CC BY-NC-SA). Details of this licence are available here

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