Bottle Riots in Dublin (26 words)

Historical Context Note

  • Editors

Context

In Dublin, Orangemen rise up in what becomes known as the 'Bottle Riots'. A violent wing of the Irish Protestant movement attacks the Viceroy of Ireland.

Citation:
Editors. "Bottle Riots in Dublin". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 30 December 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=17833, accessed 04 December 2016.]