HC Deb 13 March 1905 vol 142 cc1213-4
MR. O'DOWD (Sligo, S.)

To ask Mr. Attorney-General for Ireland whether the town of Boyle, situate on the King-Harman Estate, recently sold under the Land Act of 1903, has been included in the general terms of sale to the tenants, both urban and rural, and that these terms have been ratified by the Estates Commissioners; and, if so, will he state what action will be taken in regard to the case of Ballymote, on the Gore Booth Estate, similar in all respects to that of Boyle.


The reply to the first part of the Question is in the negative. I beg to refer to my reply to the Questions of the hon. Member for North Roscommon on the 7th instant,† in which the facts were fully set forth. On the 9th instant.‡ I informed the hon. Member that the town of Ballymote was expressly excluded from the originating † See page 583. ‡ See page 93I. application lodged in the case of the Gore Booth Estate.