Plantation Ireland

Settlement and material culture, c.1550–c.1700


James Lyttleton & Colin Rynne, editors

Hardback €49.50
Catalogue Price: €55.00
ISBN: 978-1-84682-186-8
November 2009. 336pp; colour & b/w ills.

Biblical and foreign signposts to the Ulster Plantation
Rolf Loeber

The problems of plantations
Raymond Gillespie

How popular were fortified houses in Irish castle building history?
Sharon Weadick

Ightermurragh Castle in context
Tadhg O'Keeffe & Sinéad Quirke

Social archaeology of Plantation period ironworks
Colin Rynne

The cultural role of the alehouse in the Ulster Plantation
Audrey Horning

Famine and displacement in plantation-period Munster
Colin Breen

Representing Plantation landscapes
Annaleigh Margey

Perspectives on external mortuary monuments of Plantation Ireland
Harold Mytum

The Gaelic aristocracy in Co Offaly and the Counter-Reformation
James Lyttleton

Relics and the past
Clodagh Tait

Early modern Irish settlement and the poetry of Edmund Spenser
Tom Herron

Last stages of Plantation
Toby Barnard