A famous Irish work of illumination begun on Iona, a pair of legendary kings who trumped their rivals, the Celtic origin of knights and a short history of warlike migration to Ireland's shores
Easter Rising 1916. Tom Clarke shot by firing squad at Kilmainham Jail. Kathleen Clarke in prison too.
The Connaught Rangers was an Irish Regiment of the British Army in 1920. James Daly was 22 years old when he died. James Daly was executed in India at Jullundur.
The Irish Celts were a fierce people who called themselves Gaels and had the longest Celtic history in the British Isles.
Grangegorman Female Penitentiary also The Richmond Penitentiary was an Irish Prison in Dublin Ireland. Stories of some of the women and children who were imprisoned in one jail in Ireland.
James Connolly was one of the signatories of the Irish Proclamation which was declared during the 1916 Easter Rising in Dublin. James Connolly was also the founder and leader of the Irish Citizen Army.
The word 'whiskey' (or whisky) comes from the Gaelic uisce beatha, meaning water of life. This gives you an idea of the importance of whiskey to Irish culture. Whiskey (we spell it with an 'e' in Ireland!) was first invented by medieval Irish monks,...
Dublin Lockout 1913. Strikes in Ireland. The Irish Citizen Army and James Connolly. James Larkin
Many tons of untapped gold reserves may exist in the British Isles. Recent years have seen increased efforts to find untold riches in both the Irish Republic and Northern Ireland.
Ireland's Easter Rising of 1916 transformed millions of lives, when Irish insurgants rose up and occupied Dublin and faced the British artillery in a noble battle that changed Ireland.