Provisional IRA South Armagh Brigade
The South Armagh Brigade of the Provisional Irish Republican Army (IRA) operated during the Troubles in south County Armagh. It was organised into two battalions, one around Jonesborough and another a...
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Battle of Moyry Pass
6°23′06″W / 54.071°N 6.385°W / 54.071; -6.385The Battle of Moyry Pass was fought during September and October 1600 in counties Armagh and Louth, in the north of Ireland, durin...
Haughey's Fort
6°45′32″W / 54.345°N 6.759°W / 54.345; -6.759Haughey's Fort is a hill fort in County Armagh, Northern Ireland, 2 ⁄4 miles (3.6 km) west of the city of Armagh. ...
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Loughgall Ambush
The Loughgall ambush took place on 8 May 1987 in the village of Loughgall, Northern Ireland. An eight-man unit of the Provisional Irish Republican Army (PIRA) launched an attack on the village's Royal...
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Attack on Cloghoge checkpoint
The attack on Cloghoge checkpoint was an unconventional bomb attack carried out on 1 May 1992 by the Provisional Irish Republican Army (IRA) against a British Army permanent vehicle checkpoint. The IR...
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Fathom Castle
Fathom Castle, also known as Feedom Castle, was a castle in Fathom (sometimes 'Fidun') County Armagh near Newry, Northern Ireland. A stronghold of the O'Neill's, it was taken by the English and was de...
Moyry Castle
Moyry Castle is situated in County Armagh, Northern Ireland. It was built in 1601 by Lord Mountjoy to help secure Moyry Pass and the Gap of the North. It is set in the corner of a small bawn and is a ...
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Glenanne barracks bombing
The Glenanne barracks bombing was a large truck bomb attack carried out by the Provisional IRA against a British Army (Ulster Defence Regiment) base at Glenanne, near Mountnorris, County Armagh. The d...
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Tandragee Castle
6°25′01″W / 54.354°N 6.417°W / 54.354; -6.417Tandragee Castle, Tandragee, County Armagh, Northern Ireland, was built in 1837 by The 6th Duke of Manchester as the family's Iris...
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Drummuckavall Ambush
The Drummuckavall Ambush was an attack by the South Armagh Brigade of the Provisional Irish Republican Army (IRA) on a British Army observation post southeast of Crossmaglen, County Armagh, along the ...
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Glasdrumman ambush
The Glasdrumman ambush was an attack by the South Armagh Brigade of the Provisional Irish Republican Army (IRA) against a British Army observation post. It took place on 17 July 1981 at a scrapyard so...
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Battle of the Yellow Ford
The Battle of the Yellow Ford (Irish: Cath Bhéal-an-Átha-Buí) was fought in western County Armagh, Ulster, in Ireland, near the river Blackwater on 14 August 1598, during the Nine Years War (Irela...
Siege of Charlemont
6°40′44″W / 54.448°N 6.679°W / 54.448; -6.679The Siege of Charlemont took place in July–August 1650 during the Cromwellian conquest of Ireland when the fortress of Charlemont ...
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Drumbanagher House
6°23′00″W / 54.2667°N 6.3833°W / 54.2667; -6.3833Drumbanagher House (also known as Drumbanagher Castle and Closes Castle), near Poyntzpass, County Armagh, was a large country ...
1994 British Army Lynx shootdown
On 20 March 1994, a British Army Lynx helicopter was shot down by the Provisional Irish Republican Army (IRA) in Northern Ireland. A unit of the IRA's South Armagh Brigade fired an improvised mortar a...
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Charlemont Fort
Charlemont Fort was a garrison situated in Charlemont, County Armagh.
The fort was built in 1602 by Lord Mountjoy. It was destroyed in 1920 by fire and the only building remaining today is the gat...
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Gosford Castle
6°30′54″W / 54.346°N 6.515°W / 54.346; -6.515Gosford Castle is situated in Gosford, a townland of Markethill, County Armagh, Northern Ireland, close to the border with County ...
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Creevekeeran Castle
Creevekeeran Castle is a castle in County Armagh, Northern Ireland. It stands on a rocky outcrop but only the west wall, three stories high, remains. The castle is a Scheduled Historic Monument sited ...
Battle of the Diamond
The Battle of the Diamond was a planned confrontation between the Catholic Defenders and the Protestant Peep o' Day Boys that took place on 21 September 1795 near Loughgall, County Armagh, Ireland. Th...
Portadown Massacre
The Portadown Massacre took place in November 1641 at what is now Portadown, County Armagh. Up to 100 mostly Protestants were killed in the River Bann by a group of O'Neill clansmen. This was the bigg...
Operation Conservation
Operation Conservation was a British Army attempt to ambush a large Provisional Irish Republican Army (IRA) unit along the Dorsey Enclosure, between Cullyhanna and Silverbridge, in south County Armagh...
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