Granuaile Trail 19 : ROYAL NAVAL COLLEGE GREENWICH LONDON

ROYAL NAVAL COLLEGE GREENWICH LONDON

 

Built on the site of Greenwich Palace where in July 1593 Grace O’Malley met Queen Elizabeth 1 and where today her visit is commemorated in the Visitor Centre. The window survives from the original palace.

 

 

T.K. Whitaker: Portrait of a Patriot

In 2002, an eighty-five-year-old former civil servant was voted 'Irishman of the Century'.

RANJI MAHARAJAH OF CONNEMARA

Indian Prince KS Ranjitsinhji was the most famous cricket-player of his generation

GRACE O’MALLEY

Fearless leader by land and by sea, political pragmatist and tactician, rebel, pirate and matriarch, the ’most notorious woman in all the coasts of Ireland’ GRACE O’MALLEY challenges and manipulates the turbulent politics of the 16th century