Europe By Ciara Colhoun BBC News NI 4 July 2019 Share this with Facebook Share this with Messenger Share this with Twitter Share this with Email Share this with Facebook Share this with WhatsApp Share this with Messenger Share this with Twitter Share Share this with These are external links and will open in a new window Email Share this with Email Facebook Share this with Facebook Messenger Share this with Messenger Messenger Share this with Messenger Twitter Share this with Twitter Pinterest Share this with Pinterest WhatsApp Share this with WhatsApp LinkedIn Share this with LinkedIn Copy this link https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-48786435 Read more about sharing. These are external links and will open in a new window Close share panel The remains of 21 people lost in a shipwreck while fleeing the Irish Famine will be buried in Canada on Thursday – 172 years after they died.The bones of mostly women and children were found on a beach at Cap-des-Rosiers, Quebec, between 2011 and 2016.Experts have confirmed the remains were from the Carricks ship, which left County Sligo with 180 emigrants at the height of the famine in 1847.Descendants of those lost at sea said the burial will help bring “closure”…. Read full this story
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