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William commented on Maurice Heaphy's blog post Caranua
May 23
jack colleton commented on William's blog post Story
"HIG ( Hand In Glove)."
May 14
micheal commented on William's blog post Story
"Fuckin scumbags if there was any decency in this country these bastards would be shot in the street but instead no jail and protected by law."
May 14
jack colleton commented on William's blog post Story
"Think Meant Forum."
May 14
jack colleton commented on William's blog post Story
"Ireland Needs A Truth, Peace And Reconciliation Commission Run By he People For The People."
May 14
jack colleton commented on William's blog post Story
" "I should have been able to leave the care home with happiness, education, good health, lots of friends, safe in the knowledge that there was a good path in life ahead of me - love, a partner, marriage and a good job." In This…"
May 14
jack colleton commented on William's blog post Story
""'Not able to cope with the outside world' as a result of the extreme verbal, physical and sexual abuse suffered at the hands of those in charge"  :  - Absolutely I Can Relate."
May 14
jack colleton commented on William's blog post Story
""He says a social worker was involved but insisted that there was no assistance given by the Midland Health Board"  ...... ","the cruel and hard decision to seek a court order for five of us to be taken into care, rather…"
May 14
William commented on William's blog post Story
"Horrific, Barbie, there is a lot of us who went through hell pain and torture. I have even been through caranua and the comments mary higgins made about us, I find very hard and difficult to take. I have been spoken about inside and outside of…"
May 6
Barbie commented on William's blog post Story
"I know the pain only to well - I had the same treatment by the Sister of Mercy during my stay with them in 1966 when I was 5 years old. My siblings were 4, 8, 10 we were all separated from each other and not allowed talk to one another, I…"
May 6
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Daingean native, William Gorry, has opened to the Offaly Express up about his horrifying experiences at the Mount Carmel Industrial School in Moate, Co. Westmeath in the 1970s.The Offaly man now lives in Kilmainham, Dublin, and says, "I owe it to others and the public to admit what went on in Mount Carmel, which left many children like me facing many difficulties in our adult lives."William was born into a large family in Daingean, Co. Offaly, and had seven brothers and five sisters. He told…See More
May 5
jack colleton left a comment for William
"Welcome William!"
May 4
William replied to Rob Northall's discussion Are Caranua Literally Disabling people?
"Hi having been through so much at the hands of sisters of Mercy and Midland health board in Mount Carmel Residential institution with verbally, physical and sexual abuse. I have been through caranua and with the way I have been spoken about inside…"
Mar 21
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Feb 26

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Posted on May 5, 2017 at 22:28 10 Comments

Daingean native, William Gorry, has opened to the Offaly Express up about his horrifying experiences at the Mount Carmel Industrial School in Moate, Co. Westmeath in the 1970s.



The Offaly man now lives in Kilmainham, Dublin, and says, "I owe it to others and the public to admit what went on in Mount Carmel, which left many children like me facing many difficulties in our adult lives."



William was born into a large family in Daingean, Co. Offaly, and had seven brothers and… Continue

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At 12:55 on May 4, 2017, jack colleton said…

Welcome William!

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