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An anti-Treaty IRA motorised column in Tipperary. A similar column from Arigna descended on Ballyconnell in February 1923.

The Tragedies of Ballyconnell




John Dorney reports on a series of tragedies in the border area in 1923 during the Irish Civil War. On January 6th, …

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Book Review: Irregulars




By Kevin McCarthy New Island Press, 2013 Reviewer: John Dorney Available here from the publishers. On October 7 1922, about 3 months …