Tag Archives: 1642

Ireland’s Wars: Glenmaquin

Phelim O’Neill still seemed to be the leader of the rebellion, in the absence of any other stand-put candidate. He was the chief conspirator of the initial uprising still standing, and he controlled significant military forces. But those forces were … Continue reading

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Ireland’s Wars: The 1642 Siege Of Limerick

The Confederate War, throughout its duration but especially in its early phases, would be a regional conflict, a fight where campaigns would be fought in provinces quite removed from one another, with armies and goals of a very different nature … Continue reading

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