Sheep farming as a factor for Scottish emigration, 1830-1930.
The brutality of eviction is described in a report from the Illustrated London News, 1870.
How the division of land meant many Irish people lived on the brink of starvation.
The government responded to the famine by setting up manual labour programmes.
The factors that encouraged large numbers of Scots to emigrate to North America.
An interview at Tullahogue about the history of County Tyrone.
Brief contemporaneous reports describe the effects of the Irish Potato Famine.
The effects and legacy of the potato famine on the Irish people is discussed.
Factors that encouraged large numbers of Scots to emigrate to Australia and New Zealand