Ellen Murphy

Reference Code: MAGOHP/26
Oral History of: Ellen Murphy
Pseudonym? No
Status: Survivor
Date of interview:  9th April 2013
Link to Transcript: MAGOHP26_Ellen Murphy
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Interviewer:   Dr Sinéad Pembroke
Sisters of Charity Orphanage, Banada Abbey, Ballymote, Co Sligo; Good Shepherd Industrial School, Limerick; Good Shepherd Magdalene Laundry, Limerick; Good Shepherd Magdalene Laundry, Sundays Well; Sisters of Charity Magdalene Laundry, Peacock Lane; Sisters of Charity Magdalene Laundry, Donnybrook; stigma of bastard identity; auxiliary system in laundry; bullying and physical violence amongst women in laundry; survivors in institutionalised settings; absence of religiosity; survivor groups; loss of educational opportunities; adult education; emigration; Residential Institutions Redress Board; Magdalene Restorative Justice Scheme; permanent brain damage following assault in industrial school.

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