the main city and largest city of Ireland, when you look at the east-central part of the country regarding the Irish water. A Danish stronghold until 1014, Dublin ended up being later grabbed because of the English (1170) and made the middle of the Pale. It was the scene associated with Ebony Monday massacre of English residents in 1209 and bloody Easter Rebellion of April 24, 1916. The Sinn Fein movement started here in the early twentieth century. Populace: 506,000.