#OTD in Irish History | 11 April:

1603 – In the revolt of the towns, or recusancy revolt, Catholic worship is re-established in Kilkenny and the main Munster towns between this date and 10 May, in the hope that James I will grant religious toleration; Mountjoy marches south and forces the towns to submit. 1700 – Richard Levinge, an Irish MP and […]

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‘The Invaders of Ireland’

‘The Invaders of Ireland’(Anonymous) Should any enquire about Eirinn,It is I who can tell him the truth,Concerning the deeds of each daringInvader, since Time was a youth. First Cassir, Bith’s venturesome daughter,Came here o’er the Eastern Sea;And fifty fair damsels she brought her—To solace her warriors three. Bith died at the foot of his mountain,And […]

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#OTD in Irish History | 11 April:

1603 – In the revolt of the towns, or recusancy revolt, Catholic worship is re-established in Kilkenny and the main Munster towns between this date and 10 May, in the hope that James I will grant religious toleration; Mountjoy marches south and forces the towns to submit. 1700 – Richard Levinge, an Irish MP and […]

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‘The Invaders of Ireland’

‘The Invaders of Ireland’(Anonymous) Should any enquire about Eirinn,It is I who can tell him the truth,Concerning the deeds of each daringInvader, since Time was a youth. First Cassir, Bith’s venturesome daughter,Came here o’er the Eastern Sea;And fifty fair damsels she brought her—To solace her warriors three. Bith died at the foot of his mountain,And […]

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#OTD in Irish History – 11 April:

1603 – In the revolt of the towns, or recusancy revolt, Catholic worship is re-established in Kilkenny and the main Munster towns between this date and 10 May, in the hope that James I will grant religious toleration; Mountjoy marches south and forces the towns to submit. 1700 – Richard Levinge, an Irish MP and […]

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‘The Invaders of Ireland’

‘The Invaders of Ireland’(Anonymous) Should any enquire about Eirinn,It is I who can tell him the truth,Concerning the deeds of each daringInvader, since Time was a youth. First Cassir, Bith’s venturesome daughter,Came here o’er the Eastern Sea;And fifty fair damsels she brought her—To solace her warriors three. Bith died at the foot of his mountain,And […]

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#OTD in Irish History – 11 April:

1603 – In the revolt of the towns, or recusancy revolt, Catholic worship is re-established in Kilkenny and the main Munster towns between this date and 10 May, in the hope that James I will grant religious toleration; Mountjoy marches south and forces the towns to submit. 1700 – Richard Levinge, an Irish MP and […]

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The Invaders of Ireland

‘The Invaders of Ireland’ (Anonymous) Should any enquire about Eirinn, It is I who can tell him the truth, Concerning the deeds of each daring Invader, since Time was a youth. First Cassir, Bith’s venturesome daughter, Came here o’er the Eastern Sea; And fifty fair damsels she brought her— To solace her warriors three. Bith […]

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#OTD in Irish History – 11 April:

1603 – In the revolt of the towns, or recusancy revolt, Catholic worship is re-established in Kilkenny and the main Munster towns between this date and 10 May, in the hope that James I will grant religious toleration; Mountjoy marches south and forces the towns to submit. 1700 – Richard Levinge, an Irish MP and […]

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#OTD in Irish History – 11 April:

1603 – In the revolt of the towns, or recusancy revolt, Catholic worship is re-established in Kilkenny and the main Munster towns between this date and 10 May, in the hope that James I will grant religious toleration; Mountjoy marches south and forces the towns to submit. 1700 – Richard Levinge, an Irish MP and […]

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