[Lib]erty, Equality, Fraternity, Unio[n,] Irishmen, You have not forgot Bantry bay. You know what efforts France has made to assist you.

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Summary:Proclamation issued by the French forces which landed at Kilcummin Bay near Killala, Co. Mayo, on 22 August 1798. Handwritten on verso, in iron gall ink: ‘Robert Travers to Borgle Travers Captain John Travers Nicholas English Esq. Archbishop Surgeon Price Captain John Travers (?) To R. Travers’'. The broadside also has another manuscript note [written in iron gall ink] in a contemporary hand on the verso - 'Brought by Coln. Craffords servant from Ballynemock'. [Ballinamuck, Co. Longford]. Colonel Robert Crauford was a commander of General Lake's at Ballinamuck, Co. Longford - where Humbert was defeated. There is a third partial script possibly in French.
Format: Book
Language:English
Published / Created: [France] : [s.n.], [n.d., ca. 1798].
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Notes:Title from opening words of text.

This item is held in the Department of Ephemera.

Physical description: 1 composite sheet [three separate laid sheets adhered together horizontally]; 85 x 51 cm..

Varying form of title: [Proclamation issued by the French force which landed at Kilcummin Bay near Killala, Co. Mayo, on 22 August 1798].

Varying form of title: Irishmen, You have not forgot Bantry bay. You know what efforts France has made to assist you.

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