Relation of Affairs in Ireland

Scope and Content

'Relation of Affairs in Ireland', 8 folios: an anonymous account of the wars in Ireland during 1646-1647 written in the form of a letter, but unsigned. On fo. 1 are two seventeenth-century notes, the former of which reads: 'E. of C. advertisement of Ireland 1647'.

Administrative / Biographical History

The writer was sent by the Lord Lieutenant with Sir George Hamilton to Kilkenny in September 1646 (see fo. 4).

Access Information

Open for consultation by holders of a Reader's Ticket valid for the Manuscripts Reading Room.

Acquisition Information

Received from the collection of Henry Bradshaw, 1886.


Description compiled by Robert Steiner, Department of Manuscripts and University Archives.

Other Finding Aids

Additional Manuscripts Catalogue.

Geographical Names