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The Ballinasloe October Fair of 1795


 Transcribed and submitted by Damian Mac Con Uladh

IRELAND

DUBLIN, Oct. 15 [1795]

(...)

At the late fair of Ballinasloe were sold; 65,758 sheep, and 6,565 bullocks: as might be expected from so crowded a market, and so great a sale, the price fell considerably towards evening.

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Source: The Times, October 20, 1795.

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