HC Deb 14 December 1908 vol 198 cc1235-6

To ask the Chief Secretary to the Lord-Lieutenant of Ireland whether he can state what quantity of land Mr. Alexander Boyle and his son, Mr. James Boyle, of Aghmacart, Queen's County, have purchased under the various Land Purchase Acts; and what Was the total amount of the advance made to those purchasers for farms purchased in Queen's County and County Tipperary.

(Answered by Mr. Birrell.) Advances amounting to £3,000 were made to Alexander Boyle under the Land Purchase Acts prior to 1903 for the purchase of 197 acres in the counties mentioned. No advances have been made to him under the Act of 1903, and no advances have been made to James Boyle under any of the Land Purchase Acts.