Skibbereen and Connemara
(in Ireland). Types of poverty and distress.
“You would then see the United Kingdom one vast Skibbereen or Connemara; you might convert its factories into poor-houses, and its parks into potters fields to bury strangers in.” -
Source: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, E. Cobham Brewer, 1894
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