Public talk: Oliver Bond and the King-killers of Pill Lane, the dissenters of Church St, 1798
Fergus Whelan is the author of Dissent Into Treason, a book about “the hidden history of the Protestant Dissenters whose Dublin congregations were established by officers of Cromwell’s army and who went on to contribute their republican ideas to the revolutionary movement established in 1791, the United Irishmen.”
4.30pm, Saturday, February 15
Organised by Stoneybatter & Smithfield People’s History Project
Posted on February 8, 2014, in 1798 - 1803, General revolutionary history, Historiography and historical texts, Political education and theory, Public events - Ireland, Republicanism pre-1900, Revolutionary figures, Unionism, loyalism, sectarianism. Bookmark the permalink. 2 Comments.