According to the British Broadcasting Company Pope Adrian IV's Papal Bull in 1155 led the way to England's first colony.
The first proper colonisation took place not in the West or East Indies, nor in America, but in Ireland. Ireland was the first English colony. In 1155, Pope Adrian IV published a Papal Bull Laudabiliter giving Henry II authority ...
The Dublin D4 post code area is best described as Upper-middle class.
This week, the Dublin Horse Show has brought much-needed gaiety to an area that is going through troubled times. Dublin 4, the pulsing heart of Boomtown Ireland and the only Irish post code that became a term of derision, will never be poverty-stricken.
Probably there are some persons more knowledgeable about this subject.
After the Norman Conquest in 1066, there were a number of Saxon revolts which William the conqueror crushed. William confisctated the lands owned by Saxon nobles and gave them to his Norman and other followers as fiefs. Technically King William owned the land in those fiefs and his ...