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Mythic Heroes of Celtic Ireland
The Celtic mythology of Ireland is best summarized as consisting of four broad cycles. This month's article deals with mythic Celtic mortals, figures who populate the stories in the second and third cycles below. Four Cycles of Irish Mythology Foundation...
Saga of Times Past >> Legend and Prehistory
The Twilight of the Celtic Gods
The Milesians, according to myth, were the first Celts to settle in Ireland. This group was named after the eight sons of Mil (some texts say King Milesius); these Gaelic peoples, the myths report, came to Ireland from Spain. Ironically, the first phase of...
Saga of Times Past >> Legend and Prehistory
Deities & Heros >> Celtic, Welsh, Irish & Brittish

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Fenians shop in Belfast selling 1916-inspired items including controversial
A BELFAST shop selling a range of controversial items to coincide with the centenary of the Easter Rising is drawing in tourists with its latest accessory.
Falls Road Fenian cafe with 'IRA' sign defends selling Union flag toilet tissue
The Fenians restaurant and gift shop is on the corner of west Belfast's Beechmount Avenue, known locally as 'RPG Avenue' due to the frequency of IRA attacks which took place in the vicinity at the height of he Troubles.
The Rising Revised
The cynosure of patriotic remembrance was the Rising of 1798, which unlike the Young Ireland fizzle of 1848 and the Fenian debacle of 1867 presented a real threat to British rule. The focus on '98 fed the hope of tapping into what Foster deems the ...
LETTER: Thesis on early Fenians in Skibbereen region
LETTER: Thesis on early Fenians in Skibbereen region. Saturday, 27th February, 2016 5:03pm. LETTER: Thesis on early Fenians in Skibbereen region.
William Smith Durie spent time in Simcoe County training young men for war
LIBRARY AND ARCHIVES CANADA Simcoe County militia guarded the Niagara frontier, deterring attack by Fenian forces. Once the Simcoe County units were withdrawn, the Fenians started planning invasion again, and the Simcoe County militia answered ...

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