Events from the year 1847 in Ireland.

See also:1847 in the United Kingdom
Other events of 1847
List of years in Ireland

Events edit

Skibbereen 1847 by Cork artist James Mahony, commissioned by the Illustrated London News.

Arts and literature edit

  • March – Anthony Trollope's first novel, The Macdermots of Ballycloran, largely written at Drumsna between September 1843 and June 1845 and with a contemporary Irish setting, is published in London.[8][9]
  • Charles Lever's novel The Knight of Gwynne, a tale of the time of the Union is published serially in London.
  • Publishers Simms & McIntyre of Belfast introduce their Parlour Library of fiction reprints.

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See also edit

References edit

  1. ^ a b c d e f Moody, T.W.; Martin, F.X., eds. (1967). The Course of Irish History. Cork: Mercier Press. p. 376.
  2. ^ a b c Kinealy, Christine (1994). This Great Calamity: The Irish Famine 1845–52. Dublin: Gill & Macmillan. ISBN 978-0-7171-1832-8.
  3. ^ Debo, Angie (1935). The Rise and Fall of the Choctaw Republic.
  4. ^ Hatton, Helen Elizabeth (1993). The Largest Amount of Good: Quaker Relief in Ireland, 1654–1921. Montreal: McGill–Queen's Press. ISBN 978-0-7735-0959-7.
  5. ^ "The Exmouth – a terrible tragedy on Islay". Isle of Islay. 2011. Retrieved 2012-07-13.
  6. ^ "The Exmouth shipwreck off the Antrim Coast, Northern Ireland". My Secret Northern Ireland. Retrieved 2012-07-13.
  7. ^ Lutenegger, Alan J. (2011). "Historical development of iron screw-pile foundations, 1836–1900". International Journal for the History of Engineering & Technology. 81. Newcomen Society: 108–28. doi:10.1179/175812109X12547332391989. S2CID 109521534.
  8. ^ Trollope, Anthony (1883). "Chapter 4". An Autobiography. Archived from the original on 2010-04-04. Retrieved 2010-07-02.
  9. ^ Terry, R. C. (1977). Anthony Trollope: The Artist in Hiding. London: Macmillan. pp. 175–200. ISBN 978-0333219232.
  10. ^ Foster, Joseph (1881). The baronetage and knightage. Nichols and Sons. p. 89.