Rebellions





1916 Easter Rising

The 1916 Rising occurred on Easter Monday in Ireland lasting 6 days with over 12,000 British troops surrounding Dublin and the Irish republican leaders surrendering to stop…







The Fenian Brotherhood

In the aftermath of the Great Famine, Ireland was exhausted. The population had fallen dramatically through death from hunger and disease, and from mass emigration….












The 9 years War

The 9 Years War became an  historical turning point for the Irish as it seen the destruction of old Gaelic rule to be replaced by…