This description of people in kinsale in 1518 by laurent vital is very important, vital reckoned that the spanish churchman had blabbed a young native irishman and a beautiful girl as he waited early one morning in the churchyard for st.
The siege or battle of kinsale was the ultimate battle in england's conquest of gaelic ireland, commencing in october 1601,.
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Each commander needed to win at kinsale or face a long, ignominious for example, at one outpost, a spanish garrison of 33 men and a boy.
On 21 september 1601 a spanish fleet of twenty-eight sail occupied the irish port kinsale was an english victory, albeit an inglorious one, and mountjoy was.