Written Answers. - Acquisition of Tullow Lands.

asked the Minister for Lands if he will state whether the Land Commission propose to acquire the lands at Mount Wolesely and Loughmartin, Tullowbeg, Tullow, which are at present held by James McDonald, Mill Street, Tullow; and, if so, when the lands are likely to be acquired and divided.

The lands of Tullowbeg, Templeowen, Tullowphelim and Mount Wolesley held by James McDonald, Mill Street, Tullow, are the subject of inquiry by the Land Commission, but pending the completion of these inquiries it is not possible to state if or when the lands will be acquired and divided.