Kathleen R

Reference Code: MAGOHP/73/ANON
Oral History of: Kathleen R
Pseudonym? Yes
Status: Survivor
Date of interview:  1st May, 2012
Link to Transcript: MAGOHP73_Kathleen R_ANON
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Link to Records/Papers: Not yet available
Interviewer:   Claire McGettrick
Good Shepherd Magdalene Laundries: Waterford, Sundays Well, Limerick; St. Dominick’s Industrial School for Girls; hunger strike; transfers between Magdalene Laundries; Traveller Community; St Joseph’s Industrial School, Greenmount; priests’ housekeepers in Magdalene Laundry; St Otteran’s Psychiatric Hospital; anti-psychotic medications; straitjackets; Cork City Gaol; fear of being re-incarcerated; Gardaí returning women and girls to laundries; inaccuracies in religious order records; deaths in Magdalene Laundries; end of life and burial practices; survivor complaints to religious orders; physical abuse in industrial schools; Residential Institutions Redress Board (RIRB); treatment of witnesses at RIRB; St Coleman’s Industrial School for Girls, Cobh, Rushbrook; Clifton Convalescent Home; Carriglea Psychiatric Hospital.

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