The Battlefields Around Dunlavin
Full title: Ancient Anarchy and Medieval Mayhem – Around Dunlavin?
Creator / Author: Chris Lawlor
Item Type / Page count: Journal Article / 22p
Journal Information: Journal of the County Kildare Archaeological Society, Vol. XIX (Part III), pp. 384-405
When Published: 2005
Publisher / Place of Publication: County Kildare Archaeological Society / Co. Kildare
About: In this substantial article Chris Lawlor explains why Dunlavin and its hinterland was of strategic importance at various times in Irish history. This has led to several battles and armed conflicts taking place in the area through the centuries. In addition, the author seeks to explain the derivation of the placename ‘Dunlavin’.
ID number(s): 0332-0782
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