WRITTEN ANSWERS. - TIPPERARY LANDS.

DOMHNALL O MUIRGHEASA

asked the Minister for Lands and Agriculture whether the Land Commission have acquired the lands of Shronell, the property of Mr. Robert Heuston, Ballykisteen House, Limerick Junction.

Mr. HOGAN

The acquisition of the lands of Shronellbeg, referred to, is under consideration by the Land Commission.

DOMHNALL O MUIRGHEASA

asked the Minister for Lands and Agriculture whether the Land Commission have acquired the lands of Ballinard, Co. Tipperary, the property of Mr. A. Baker, Lismacue House, Bansha, Tipperary.

Mr. HOGAN

The Land Commission have issued an offer for the purchase of the lands of Ballinard referred to.

DOMHNALL O MUIRGHEASA

asked the Minister for Lands and Agriculture whether the Land Commission propose to acquire the estate of Mrs. Vaughan, Golden Grove, Roscrea, Co. Tipperary.

Mr. HOGAN

The Land Commission have under consideration the acquisition of portion of the lands referred to.

DOMHNALL O MUIRGHEASA

asked the Minister for Lands and Agriculture whether the Land Commission have acquired, or propose to acquire, the estate of Captain Roe, Loran Park, Roscrea, Co. Tipperary.

Mr. HOGAN

The Land Commission have made an offer to the owner for the purchase of the Roe Estate, referred to, which has been accepted by him.