Dáil Éireann - Volume 191 - 13 July, 1961
Written Answer. - Curragh Lands: Sheep Claims.
Mr. Sweetman Mr. Sweetman
28. Mr. Sweetman asked the Minister for Defence if he will state (1) the area of the Curragh “blue,” “green” and “brown” lands respectively as now existing and as proposed in the Bill now before the Oireachtas; and (2) the total number of sheep claims over such lands.
Mr. K. Boland Mr. K. Boland
Mr. K. Boland: The following is the information required by the Deputy:—
*47 acres of the Green Lands have been absorbed in connection with the provision of an ammunition magazine; 13 acres have been absorbed as a Recreation Area attached to the Internment Camp; and “squaring-off” the boundary of the Brown Lands will account for the remaining 39 acres.
2. The total number of sheep claims over the lands is 7,957.
Dáil Éireann 191 Written Answer. Curragh Lands: Sheep Claims.