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The three most popular 1916 ballads

Published 21/05/2015 | 02:30

THE BALLAD OF JAMES CONNOLLY

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Perhaps the most well-known and stirring song which commemorates the events of the 1916 Rising. Connolly's execution while tied to a chair in Kilmainham Gaol is emotionally recalled.

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