Irish famine memorial park offers direction for waterfront

Author: Christopher Hume | Date: 22 June, 2007 Source: The Toronto Star

It’s called Ireland Park but don’t expect shillelaghs or green beer.

Hidden on the shore of Lake Ontario in the shadow of the Canada Malting Silos, this tiny but monumental space was conceived as a memorial to the thousands of Irish immigrants who came to – and died in – this city.