The Land League in North Antrim 1880-1882 by JR McMinn

This article first appeared in The Glynns Volume 11 (1983).  It is reproduced here in full. The general election of 1880 resulted in the formation of William Ewart Gladstone’s second Liberal administration. In Ireland the new government was immediately confronted with an extremely serious situation requiring remedial action. The continuing agricultural depression, which had begun … Read more


THE GRANGES OF THE COUNTY OF ANTRIM Hugh Alexander Boyd.   Explanation of the civil divisions within Ireland – from province to townland: and an exploration of the granges within Co.Antrim   BALLYCASTLE’S FOLK MUSEUM Cahal Dallat.   Story of the toy industry; the Irish Peasant Home Industries shop opened in 1904. Closed in 1982,the … Read more