Oliver Cromwell is one of the most divisive figures in English history – hero or villain? Democrat or dictator? However, his legacy in Ireland is less well known by many outside of Ireland. One of the bloodiest episodes in Irish history, Cromwell’s ruthlessness has left a long legacy in Ireland, and shaped the country’s future for many years to come But how much do you know about Cromwell’s conquest of Ireland?
Do you know your Ulster from your Leinster? Your Royalists from your Parliamentarians?
We invite you to test your knowledge on the Cromwellian Conquest of Ireland with our quiz.
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