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A Chronological Account of all the remarkable
AND OTHER MEMORABLE OCCURRENCES,
That Have Happened
Since the Creation to the Present Tear, 1783.
FOR ENGLAND AND IRELAND,
AND MORE ESPECIALLY
FOR THE CITY OF' CORK.
By JOHN FIT ZG G-R A; L D, - -'.
Teacher of Mathematics, and Clerk ro-jcErtN Marsh, Esq; 'nil
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To RICHARD LONGFIELD, Eso^
Member of Parliament for the City of Cork, and Colonel of the Aughrim Volunteers.
IMPRESSED with a deep Sense of your dignified Character and Hospitality, by which you stand unenvied in the abundance of Fortune, I have taken the Liberty of dedicating The CORK REMEMBRANCER at its first appearance to your Patronage and Protection. Though my Expressions are uncourtly, and Stile unpolished, yet the Candour of your sagacious Judgment will, I hope, pass over the Imperfection of this Dedication, which .if filled with flattery and compliments, would, I know, be as unacceptable and displeasing for you to Read, as it would be improper and disagreeable for me to Write: however, Sir, give me leave to say, that I honour your, a