Northern Ireland’s most spectacular rope bridge
County Antrim is home to one of the island’s most precious seascapes – dotted with medieval castles, colourful glens and a historic, adventurous suspension bridge.
Northern Ireland’s most spectacular rope bridge
County Antrim is home to one of the island’s most precious seascapes – dotted with medieval castles, colourful glens and a historic, adventurous suspension bridge.
Ouzel Galley
The Ouzel Galley was an Irish merchant ship that set sail from Dublin in the late seventeenth century and was presumed lost with all hands when she failed to return within the next three years. After...
South Tipperary (UK Parliament constituency)
South Tipperary was a UK Parliament constituency in Ireland, returning one Member of Parliament 1885–1922.Prior to 1885 the area was part of the Tipperary (UK Parliament constituency). From 1922 it wa...
Fortuatha
Fortuatha Medieval Irish people.
In Irish Kings and High Kings, Francis John Byrne defines Fortuatha as "kingdoms not ruled directly by members of the dominant dynasty of a province" (p. 45)....
Masraige
The Masraige were a Fir Bolg tribe inhabiting Magh Slécht in County Cavan, Ireland. They were also called Masragii, Masraide, Masraidhe, Masruidhe, Mascraide, Masree or Mascraidhe. The name can be tr...
Crichaireacht cinedach nduchasa Muintiri Murchada
Crichaireacht cinedach nduchasa Muintiri Murchada is a tract concerning the medieval territory called Muintir Murchada, located in County Galway, Ireland.
It lists forty place-names and more than ...
History of Belfast
The history of Belfast as a settlement goes back to the Bronze Age, but its status as a major urban centre dates to the 18th century. Belfast today is the capital of Northern Ireland. Belfast was thro...
History of Belfast - Wikipedia
Tethbae
Tethbae, also Tethba and other variants, and often anglicised Teffia, was a region of Ireland in the Middle Ages. It was divided into two distinct kingdoms, north Tethba, ruled by the Cenél Coirpri, a...
Straits of Moyle
The Straits of Moyle (Sruth na Maoile in Irish and Scottish Gaelic) or Sea of Moyle is the name given to the narrowest expanse of sea in the North Channel between northeastern Northern Ireland (County...
High Sheriff of Down
The High Sheriff of Down is the Sovereign's judicial representative in County Down. Initially an office for lifetime, assigned by the Sovereign, the High Sheriff became annually appointed from the Pro...
High Sheriff of Down - Wikipedia
Castle Otway
Castle Otway was a former 18th-century country house which stood on a hill on the outskirts of Templederry, near Nenagh in County Tipperary, Ireland.The house was built in stone up against the ruins o...
Castle Otway - Wikipedia
Glenconkeyne
Glenconkeyne (from Irish Gleann Con Cadhain, meaning "valley of Cadhan's hound") is an ancient Irish district in what is now southern County Londonderry, Northern Ireland. Glenconkeyne formed...
Glenconkeyne - Wikipedia
Condensed Milk Company of Ireland
The Condensed Milk Company of Ireland Limited was an Irish manufacturer of dairy products and, in its heyday, the largest of its kind in the United Kingdom. Its most famous product was Cleeve's Toffee...
Condensed Milk Company of Ireland - Wikipedia
Ciarraige Aí
The Ciarraige Aí were a population-group found in medieval Ireland.
Four branches of the Ciarraige were known to be located in Connacht. Ciarraige Óic Bethra were located in what was then the kin...
Conmhaícne
The Conmhaicne or Conmaicne were an ancient tribal grouping that were divided into a number of distinct branches that were found scattered around Ireland in the early medieval period. They settled in ...
Carnew massacre
The Carnew executions refer to the summary execution of 38 prisoners being held as suspected United Irishmen by the local garrison in the British army barracks base of Carnew Castle, Carnew, County Wi...
Uí Fiachrach Aidhne
Uí Fhiachrach Aidhne (also known as Hy Fiachrach) was a kingdom located in what is now the south of Co. Galway.
Originally known as Aidhne, it was said to have been settled by the mythical Fir Bol...
Kilkenny Archaeological Society
The Kilkenny Archaeological Society is an archaeological society in County Kilkenny, Ireland.
The Kilkenny Archaeological Society was founded in 1946. An older society with the same name existed, ...
Kilkenny Archaeological Society - Wikipedia
Battle of Confey
The Battle of Confey (or Cenn Fuait) was a battle fought in Ireland between Norse invaders and the King of Leinster Augaire mac Ailella. The battle was fought in 917 AD and led to the recapture of Dub...
Battle of Ballyellis
The Battle of Ballyellis on 30 June 1798 was a clash during the Irish Rebellion of 1798 (Éirí Amach 1798 in Irish), between a surviving column of the dispersed Wexford rebel army and pursuing British...
Book of Ballymote
The Book of Ballymote (Leabhar Bhaile an Mhóta, RIA MS 23 P 12, 275 foll.), was written in 1390 or 1391 in or near the town of Ballymote, now in County Sligo, but then in the tuath of Corann.It was pr...
Book of Ballymote - Wikipedia