Peader Francis'

Drumfurer, Culamore, Monaghan - Clogher Road, Tyrone/Monaghan Unapproved Road

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memories

  • Border Road Memories by Dympna Treanor, North Monaghan. Read More

  • This road was partially cratered in 1956 and was fully cratered in the early 1970's.

  • Local people crossed the border here to smuggle butter in the mid 1950s.

  • On one occasion, the customs were lying in wait at the sandbanks before Peader Francis’ for smugglers. The local smugglers arrived and stripped the custom men of their garments and sent them back to Clogher.

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