This Month in Irish History

General Irish History Links

Ireland History in Maps

Maps of Ireland and Northern Ireland

Division 61 Reading List

Irish Battles


History of Dublin
The most complete history of Dublin on the Web.

The Statutes of Kilkenny

Short History of An Garda Siochana

The Irish in Political Cartoons

Glasnevin Cemetery
Famous People Buried in Glavnevin Cemetery

Histories of Irish Counties

Irish History DVD Project
History of Ulster

Ancient Ireland

Ancient Ireland

In Search of Ancient Ireland - PBS

Stones of Ireland
Court and Passage Tombs, Cairns and Crannogs, Dolmens, Standing Stones and Circles
Lebor Book of Invasions
Book of Leinster
Irish Calendar

The Golden or Monastic Age
The Irish Monastery Movement (**** site)
The Irish Monastery
St. Brendan's Isle or Who Really Discovered America?
Monastic Ireland

The Viking Invasions
Viking Network Ireland - Great site for kids.
Vikings in Ireland
Viking Waterford
Brian Boru
Celtic Illuminated Manuscripts
Art work from The Book of Kells
Book of Kells
The Book of Kells and the Art of Illumination
THE CATHACH / The Psalter of St. Columba

Irish Penal Laws

Hedge Schools
Ye Hedge School
Irish Hedge Schools

Penal Laws

Time of the United Irishmen

1798 Rebellion

Dwyer, Michael (1772? - 1825)
Michael Dwyer - Wikipedia Bio

Emmet's Rebellion - 1803

Daniel O'Connell

Catholic Emancipation

The Young Ireland Movement (c.1840's)

Thomas Osborne Davis (1814-1845)

Articles by Davis
The History of Today
The Resources of Ireland
The Irish Parliament of James II
John Blake Dillon

Charles Gavan Duffy (1816 - 1903)
James Fintan Lalor (1807-1849)
"Honest" John Martin
The Partial Diary of "Honest" John Martin, Young Irelander, 1812-1875 Co. Down, Ireland
The Life of Honest John Martin
Thomas D'Arcy McGee (1825 - 1868)
Thomas D'Arcy McGee: Irish Founder of the Canadian Nation
by William G. Davis
John Mitchell (1815-1875)
William Smith O'Brien (1803 - 1864)

Charles Stewart Parnell

Home Rule

Irish Pirates

Grace O'Malley or Granuaile O'Malley

Grace O'Malley - Pirate Queen

Anne Bonny
Richard Noland
Philip Roche

Daniel O'Connell (1775-1847)

The Rise of Feagh McHugh O'Byrne in Gaelic Leinster

The Fenian Movement

Irish Military Regiments

The Royal Irish Rifles

Remembering the Great War - The Royal Dublin Fusiliers Association

Royal Munster Fusiliers - A brief history

The Formation of the Royal Irish Rangers

The Rising of 1867

Manchester Martyrs (1916 org web site)

Manchester Martyrs (An account by James Connolly)

Fenian Rising at Kilbaha

The Easter Rising

The Birth of Ireland

The 1916 Rising

1916 - The Easter Rising

The 1916 Rebellion

The Michael Collins
- Ireland's Lost Leader

Biogaphy: Eamon de Valera

Harry Boland

Cathal Brugha
Cathal Brugha's Bio

Chronology of James Connolly
James Connolly Internet Archive

Notable Persons of the Rising
Maude Gonne
Countess Markievicz

The Origin of The Irish National Anthem

Court Martial Proceedings

Roger Casement
Casement's Speech from the dock

Ireland's National Anthem

The Irish Civil War

The Irish Civil War 1922-23
A Military Study

Irish Civil War and Before

Why There Was A Civil War In Ireland

North Kerry in the Irish Civil War
(and a bit before)

Why there was a Civil War in Ireland
By David P. Turner

Free State Art
Judging Ireland by its Book Covers

Modern Day Ireland 1969 - Today

Honor Roll of the Irish Republican Movement.

The Diary of Bobby Sands

Hunger Strike Commemorative Web Project

Bloody Sunday, January 30, 1972

Bloody Sunday Inquiry Web Site

Remembering Bloody Sunday

Events of Bloody Sunday

Birmingham Six
Guildford Four
Maguire Seven

Omagh Bombing (August 15, 1998)
Omagh Timeline

A Guide to Ulster Loyalism and Unionism Online

The Omagh Bomb
Extensive BBC site.

Who's Who in Northern Ireland
Identifying major factions and organizations affecting the course of events in Ulster.

Center for Peace Building

Northern Ireland Elections
Who Won What When and Where?

The Irish and Labor

Presidents of Ireland

The Constitution of Ireland

World War I Aces of Ireland

Ballymoney Heroes Home Page

County Kildare - WWI

Irish Winners of the Victoria Cross

The Irish in War II

The Belfast Blitz
Belfast Blitz
BBC account of Belfast Blitz
Includes historic photos and video.

Experiences of the North and South during WWII
This site has been developed using work gathered by Belfast High School, St Louis Grammar, Kilkeel and Inver College, Co. Monaghan.

The Irish Diaspora
Info on the Irish in America and around the World (from a historical perspective).

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