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#OTD in 1798 – United Irishmen Rebellion: Battle of Bunclody.
The battle of Bunclody or Newtownbarry as it was then called, took place on 1 June 1798 when a force of some 5,000 rebels led by Fr Mogue Kearns attacked the garrison at Bunclody as part of the Wex…