1798 – United Irishmen Rebellion: Massacre at Gibbet Rath.

The United Irishmen’s rebellion in 1798 was strongly supported in the Kildare area, and it was on the Curragh of Kildare that the worst atrocities and suppression of the rising were witnessed. The …

Source: 1798 – United Irishmen Rebellion: Massacre at Gibbet Rath.

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