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Thread #170618   Message #4126908
Posted By: GeoffLawes
21-Nov-21 - 05:17 PM
Thread Name: Any December Songs?
Subject: RE: Any December Songs?
7 December 1688 The siege of Derry in 1689 was the first major event in the Williamite War in Ireland. The siege was preceded by a first attempt against the town by Jacobite forces on 7 December 1688 that was foiled when 13 apprentices shut the gates. This was an act of rebellion against James II.
From Wikipedia: Siege of Derry
Wikipedia: Robert_Lundy
Derry's Walls (Apprentice Boys Loyalist Song)
“Derry's Walls” From Wikipedia
"The Siege of Derry" by Alice Osborn

Thanks for this one Felipa