The Great Irish Famine Online

This site by the Geography Department, University College Cork and Department of Culture, Heritage and the Gaeltacht offers access interactive maps containing detailed information on the impact of the famine on each of 3,000 civil parishes and 1,600 towns. You can analyse statistics that chart changes in the social, political and economic landscape of Ireland pre and post famine. The statistics are taken from the 1841 and 1851 census. New