#OnThisDay 1803 An explosion in an arms factory rang out in Dublin. These weapons were intended for Robert Emmet’s rebellion, planned for late August & with French aid. This explosion threw a spanner in the works &brought the date of the uprising to July 23rd.
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Hi, I'm David, I'm from Ireland. I am an avid fan of history. I have my B.A. in History, my M.A. in Military History and Strategic Studies,a Post Qualification Diploma in History and I've been teaching History for five years now. I wanted to create a podcast that examines, in great detail, major Irish battles and battles allover the world in various wars that Irish people played a significant part in. Hope you enjoy. View all posts by theirishatwar