16 January 1922: Remembering the Handover of Dublin Castle to Michael Collins

by William Derham, Research & Collections One hundred years ago, on 16 January 1922, an event that The Irish Independent described as ‘certainly the most significant event in Irish history for hundreds of years’, took place on a cold Monday at Dublin Castle. At 1.45 pm that afternoon the machinery of government, and the Castle … Continue reading 16 January 1922: Remembering the Handover of Dublin Castle to Michael Collins