The National Famine Memorial depicting a coffin ship with skeletons in the rigging
The National Famine Memorial is located in Murrisk. co.Mayo. It sits at the foot of Croagh Patrick and commands panoramic views over the landscape of Clew Bay. This striking sculpture was crafted by John Behan and commemorates the millions who perished during the Great Famine of 1845 - 52. It depicts a "coffin ship" with