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Cobh Heritage Foundation

Cobh, the Queenstown Story - From: 1845 - 1960 over 2.5 million adults and children emigrated from Ireland via Cobh on coffin ships, early steamers and finally on the great ocean liners. Convict ships first sailed from Cobh in 1791 bound for Australia. (COBH is pronounced COVE) This port was called Cove/Cobh and Queenstown during the emigration times.

Cobh Railway Station Cobh, County Cork Ireland