The memorable Battle of Arklow, fought on the 9th of June 1798, between the King's Troops commanded by the Honorable Major General Needham consisting of 300 horse and 1500 foot, and the Rebel Army consisting of 30,000 men, which ended in the defeat of the latter with a loss of 1200 men
by Capt. Holmes L.D.F.
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Plan of the site of the Battle of Arklow, showing the town and troops crossing bridge over Avoca River, with Rebel and Army positions indicated on hills behind. United Irishmen and army positions numbered are 1 to 19 as part of printed text
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Dublin Published by William Allen, 32 Dame Street [n.d., ca 1798].
Formerly held at NLI call number PD HP (1798) 26.
Neg. no.: 22517
Physical description: 1 print : etching, hand col. 26.2 x 41.5 cm., cropped inside plate mark.
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