Ulster





James Craig 1871-1940

James Craig the 1st Viscount Craigavon was the son of millionaire James and Eleanor (nee Browne) Craig. The family were wealthy, their money coming from…











The Plantation Of Ulster

The Plantation of Ulster was part of the English conquest of Ireland, a method used to pacify and civilise the province. Although plantations in Ireland…



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…