Mrs M’Cann, of Castlecomer, gave birth to two infant boys and a girl, in the canal fly boat from Athy to Dublin, on Monday.
Limerick Chronicle 3 March 1838
Just as well they were infants: giving birth to three teenagers would have been difficult.
Posted in Canals, Extant waterways, Passenger traffic
Tagged Athy, Barrow Line, birth, canal, Dublin, fly-boat, Grand Canal
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