Medieval Dublin XIII: Proceedings of the Friends of Medieval Dublin Symposium 2011

Medieval Dublin XIII: Proceedings of the Friends of Medieval Dublin Symposium 2011

by Sean Duffy (Editor)


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ISBN-13: 9781846823909
Publisher: Four Courts Press
Publication date: 05/28/2014
Pages: 332
Product dimensions: 6.20(w) x 9.10(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

List of Abbreviations 7

List of Contributors 9

Editor's Preface 11

The Dublin Vikings and the Claim Cholmain kings of the Southern Uí Néill Eoin O'Flynn 13

Norse, Gaelic or Hiberno-Scandinavian? The airlabraid of tenth-century Dublin Denis Casey 27

The coinage and economy of Hiberno-Scandinavian Dublin Andrew Woods 43

How Dublin remembered the Battle of Clontarf Lenore Fischer 70

The church lands of the diocese of Dublin: reconstruction and history Paul MacCotter 81

Mormaors, mayors and merchants: the early development of municipal government in Dublin Niall Ó Súilleabháin 108

The merchant conquistadors: medieval Bristolians in Dublin Grace O'Keeffe 116

Black Monday: the power of myth in medieval Dublin Declan Johnston 139

The arrival of the Dominicans in Ireland in 1224 and the question of Dublin and Drogheda: the sources re-examined Bernadette Williams 150

James Yonge and the writing of history in late medieval Dublin Caoimhe Whelan 183

'But what about the earlier city?': John Rocque's Exact Survey (1756) as a source for medieval Dublin John Montague 196

The priory of All Hallows and the Old College: archaeological investigations in Front Square, Trinity College Dublin Linzi Simpson 246

Architecture for archaeology and urban context: the Ship Street-Werburgh Street Framework Plan Niall McCullough 317

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