Anniversary of the Shutting of the Gates of Derry
DESCRIPTION: The closing of Derry's gates, the seige and its relief are recounted with the names of the Protestant leaders who fought "till James was knocked up and their foemen were gone." They "gained for the nation ... a free constitution and Protestant laws"
EARLIEST DATE: 1987 (OrangeLark)
KEYWORDS: battle rescue death Ireland moniker patriotic religious
REFERENCES (1 citation):
OrangeLark 7, "Anniversary of the Shutting of the Gates of Derry" (1 text)
cf. "The Shutting of the Gates of Derry" (subject: the siege of Derry) and references there
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