I came across this seat earlier this summer in County Mayo in the west of Ireland. The woodland is located alongside an old railway line – now a very popular cycling route. I can’t find much about the piece but it serves as a poignant reminder of the past – this part of the country suffered hugely from migration and emigration and the suitcases are no doubt a nod towards the many men and women who took the train from the west to Dublin and beyond….
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