Ceisteanna—Questions. Oral Answers. - Croghan (Offaly) Estate.

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asked the Minister for Lands what is the position in regard to the O'Meara Estate, Croghan, County Offaly; and when it is proposed that these lands will be divided amongest the many local deserving applicants.

This estate, comprising 152 acres, vested in the Land Commission in November last. Proposals for its allocation are being formulated and it is hoped that allotment will be feasible next spring. The claims of all eligible applicants will be fully considered by the Land Commissioners before allotment takes place.