The battle of the Four Courts in 1922 was the event that triggered the Irish Civil War. In the midst of this battle an archive of Irish historical documents stretching back centuries was destroyed.

One comment on “Irish History Lost. The Irish Civil War and the destruction of the Four Courts.

  1. Brendan Carville on

    Hi ,Finn.Ihave ben following you on your site for some time now and fully enjoy your perception of our unique history.The addition of this extract with illustrations will I,feel be a great help,particulart to those abroad and maybe not as familier with our wee island.Keep up the good work,Brendan

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