Siam “Thai To Go” – Ranelagh (Dublin)

    Siam “Thai To Go” – Ranelagh (Dublin)
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    I went to school nearby and we pronounced the name differently (ˈrɛnələ) to people from outside the area.

    The district was originally a village just outside Dublin, surrounded by landed estates.
    In the early years of the Irish Confederate Wars (1641–1649) the area was the scene of skirmishes culminating in the Battle of Rathmines. After the Irish united with the Royalists against the Parliamentarians, an attempt was made to take Dublin. Their army under Ormonde was defeated, many of them killed, and the place where they fell (mainly between Rathmines and Ranelagh) was known for a long time as the Bloody Fields.

    In 1785, only two years after the first manned flight, Richard Crosbie successfully flew in a hot air balloon from Ranelagh Gardens to Clontarf. The 225th anniversary of his flight was commemorated with a balloon flight from the same gardens on 23 January 2010.

    The area was incorporated into the expanding city in the 19th century, after which massive development took place.

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