Kilmainham sentence example
- To the south lies Kilmainham.
- Close by is Kilmainham prison.
- The site chosen for it was that of the ancient priory of Kilmainham, founded by Strongbow for Knights Templars.
- On the 2nd of May Mr Gladstone announced that the government intended to release Mr Parnell and his fellow-prisoners in Kilmainham, and that both Lord Cowper and Mr Forster had in consequence resigned; and the following Saturday Forster's successor, Lord Frederick Cavendish, was, with Mr Burke, murdered in Phoenix Park.
- His position naturally attracted universal attention towards him, particularly during the debates which ensued in parliament on the "Kilmainham Treaty."Advertisement
- It was an odd commentary on parliamentary government that a Liberal ministry should be in power, and that Irish members should be in prison; and early in 1882 Gladstone determined to liberate the prisoners on terms. The new policyrepresented by what was known as the Kilmainham Treatyled to the resignation of the viceroy, Lord Cowper, and of Forster, and the appointnient of Lord Spencer and Lord Frederick Cavendish as their successors.
- This was known as the Kilmainham Treaty.
- Four days after this Parnell was arrested under the Coercion Act and lodged in Kilmainham gaol.