Armagh - The Mall

Project members also visited Armagh and gathered some information on "The Mall", Archbishop Robinson and what prisons were like a few hundred years ago.

 

Video 1: Sports on the Mall

 

 

 

Sports

on the Mall (fast connection)

 

 

Sports

on the Mall (slow connection)

 

     

  • Which sports have already been played on the Mall?
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  • What does the mall warden tell you about horse racing and cricket?
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Video 2: Archbishop Robinson – Armagh rivalling

Dublin

 

 

 

Archbishop

Robinson – Armagh rivalling Dublin (fast connection)

 

 

Archbishop

Robinson – Armagh rivalling Dublin (slow connection)

 

 

     

  • What does the mall warden tell you about Archbishop Robinson and Armagh?

  •  

  • Click here and find out what Archbishop Robinson looked like.
  •  

 

 

Video 3: Archbishop Robinson – Banning the horse

races

 

 

 

Archbishop

Robinson – Banning the horse races (fast connection)

 

 

Archbishop

Robinson – Banning the horse races (slow connection)

 

 

     

  • Why did Archbishop Robinson ban the horse races on the Mall?

  •  

  • What did he do with the land?
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Video 4: Festivals on the Mall

 

 

 

Festivals

on the Mall (fast connection)

 

 

Festivals

on the Mall (slow connection)

 

 

 

Video 5: Irish trees

 

 

 

Irish

trees (fast connection)

 

 

Irish

trees (slow connection)

 

 

     

  • What kind of trees do you find on the Mall?

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  • What is special about the trees on the Mall?
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Video 6: Armagh – The Jail

 

 

 

Armagh

- The Jail (fast connection)

 

 

Armagh

- The Jail (slow connection)

 

 

     

  • Fill in the gaps on the worksheet.

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  • What does the mall warden tell you about ...
    ... the old prison?
    ... the new prison?
    ... crimes and punishment?
    ... women in jails?
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Video 7: Execution of Catherine McLone

 

 

 

Execution of Catherine McLone (fast connection)

 

 

Execution

of Catherine McLone (slow connection)

 

 

     

  • Complete the gap filling exercise on the most famous execution in Armagh

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  • What is the legend of the bone found on the Mall about?
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Englisch
Sprachniveau
B1
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Veröffentlicht am
01.07.2001
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Schulstufe
Sekundarstufe I (5. bis 8. Ausbildungsstufe)
Sekundarstufe II (9. bis 13. Ausbildungsstufe)
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