The Big House and the Irish Civil War
October 11 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
The ‘Big House’, the country mansion of the Anglo-Irish landed class, was a target of republicans throughout the Irish revolution 1919-23, with a total of 275 burned down or destroyed.
Historian John Dorney explains how the anti-Treaty IRA took the opportunity to sweep away these symbols of the old order.
Booking: Call Fingal Local Studies and Archives at 01 8704486 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.