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Distribution of Protestants in Ireland: 1861 and 1991

Distribution of Protestants in Ireland: 1861 and 1991 Famous Historical Events Geography Social Studies Visual Arts Disasters

This map, created for CAIN (Conflict Archive on the INternet) - at the University of Ulster - compares the numbers of Protestants and Catholics in Ireland during 1861 and 1991.

Religious differences, between Catholics and Protestants, played a role in the "Time of Troubles" and in the splitting of the country into "Ireland" and "Northern Ireland."

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Media Credits

Map image, described above, from CAIN (Conflict Archive on the INternet) which is part of INCORE (International Conflict Research Institute) and ARK (Access Research Knowledge) at the University of Ulster.

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