Who was Dominic McGlinchey wife?
|Allegiance||Provisional Irish Republican Army (1979–1982) Irish National Liberation Army (1982–1993)|
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Is Ireland still under British rule?
The island of Ireland comprises the Republic of Ireland, which is a sovereign country, and Northern Ireland, which is part of the United Kingdom. In 1949 it became a republic and left the British Commonwealth. The Protestant majority and Catholic minority in Northern Ireland were in conflict almost from the beginning.
What does Bellaghy mean in Irish?
Bellaghy (from Irish: Baile Eachaidh, meaning “Eachaidh’s town”) is a village in County Londonderry, Northern Ireland. It lies north west of Lough Neagh and about 5 miles north east of Magherafelt.
What is the population of Bellaghy?
Bellaghy is classified as a Village by the NI Statistics and Research Agency (NISRA), i.e. with population between 1,000 and 2,250 people. On Census day (29 April 2001), there were 1,063 people living in Bellaghy.
Where is Lough Neagh?
It lies north west of Lough Neagh and about 5 miles north east of Magherafelt. In the centre of the village (known locally as The Diamond) three main roads lead to Magherafelt, Portglenone and Toome. It had a population of 1,063 people in the 2001 Census and is within Mid-Ulster District .
What is Bellaghy Bawn?
During the 1641 rebellion the house was attacked by Irish rebels, but it remained intact. Many other houses in the village were burnt to the ground. Locally it was called “The Castle” and is located on Castle Street. The refurbished house was opened to the public in 1996 as “Bellaghy Bawn”. It is a museum featuring exhibitions on local history.