Plans for the English settlement of the six counties of Ulster

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Historical Context Note

In Ulster, estates formerly belonging to rebels have reverted to the English Crown by the law of escheat. Now plans are prepared for an English settlement of Tyrone which will later extend to a settlement of the entire six counties.
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Editors. "Plans for the English settlement of the six counties of Ulster". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2011
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