Kingston, Ontario (1998)

Celtic Cross
An Gorta Mór Park (corner of Ontario and West Streets)
Created by: Campbell Monuments, Belleville
Commissioned by: Kingston Irish Famine Commemoration Association

Inscriptions
(Front)
Ba ar an trá seo a bhásaigh breis / is 1,500 Gael den tíofas, / iad ar a dteitheadh ón nGorta Mór / in éindí le saoránaigh thruachroíocha / eile de chreidimh éagsúla, / a d’fhóir orthu i mbotháin / fhiabrais Kingston. / 1847 – 1848

Is naofa linn a cuimhne slúd / In Memory of An Gorta Mór 1847 – 1848 / Erected by the Kingston Irish Famine / Commemoration Association 1998

(Reverse)
On this shore / more than 1500 Irish, fleeing / THE GREAT HUNGER / along with compassionate citizens / of many faiths, who cared for them, / died of typhus in the fever sheds / of Kingston. 1847 – 1848 /

We hold their memory sacred / Plus de 1500 Irlandais, ainsi que plusieurs citoyens, / sont morts

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