Mudcat Café message #182472 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #18412   Message #182472
Posted By: Martin _Ryan
21-Feb-00 - 08:15 PM
Thread Name: Questions re: Come Out Black & Tans?
Subject: RE: Questions re: Come Out Black & Tans?
Allen, Larkin and O'Brien were three Fenians involved in an incident (the "smashing of the van") in the mid-19th century. They turn up in a couple of Republican songs.

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