Irish rebels who had taken refuge in Tory Island are massacred

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Historical Context Note

Irish rebels who had risen with Cahir O'Dogherty, and then taken refuge in Tory Island off the coast of County Donegal, are taken by surprise and massacred by Sir Henry Foliot.
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Editors. "Irish rebels who had taken refuge in Tory Island are massacred". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2011
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