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The transformation of Galway: an urban history of a port town 1600-1700
Galway’s wealth and position as a major Irish trading port at the beginning of the seventeenth century stemmed from a mixture of geography and politics. Its staunch support of the Crown, since its foundation in the early ...
Galway and the Easter 1916 Rising: an investigation of local histories, memories and heritage tourism possibilities
Outside of Dublin city and county, the rest of Ireland witnessed very little action by the Irish Volunteers during the course of the 1916 Rising. One of the exceptions was the West of Ireland, where rebel activity in ...