Thomas Lord Wentworth is appointed Deputy of Ireland (30 words)

Historical Context Note

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Context

Thomas Lord Wentworth, later Earl of Strafford, is appointed Deputy of Ireland. On his arrival in Dublin, he begins to carry out administrative reforms, and introduces the cultivation of flax.

Citation:
Editors. "Thomas Lord Wentworth is appointed Deputy of Ireland". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=16063, accessed 08 December 2016.]