Ireland and the Crusades
Households of God
The Regular Canons and Canonesses of St Augustine and of Prémontré in Medieval Ireland
Although the most numerous and widespread of all the religious orders in medieval Ireland, the regular canons and canonesses have been somewhat neglected in Irish historiography. This collection,...
Author/Editor: Martin Browne OSB & Colmán Ó Clabaigh OSB, editors
Carrick, County Wexford
Ireland’s first Anglo-Norman stronghold
Carrick, Co. Wexford, is one of the most enigmatic and misunderstood medieval sites in Ireland. Built in the autumn and winter of 1169 by Robert Fitz Stephen,...
Author/Editor: Denis Shine, Michael Potterton, Stephen Mandal & Catherine McLoughlin, editors
Handbook & select calendar of sources for medieval Ireland in the National Archives of the United Kingdom
The establishment of English rule in Ireland in the late 12th century involved the introduction not only of foreign settlers, but also of administrative practices based on those...
Author/Editor: Paul Dryburgh & Brendan Smith editors