Battle of Newtownmountkennedy

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Battle of Newtownmountkennedy
Part of the United Irishmen Rebellion
Date 30 May 1798
Location Newtownmountkennedy, County Wicklow
Result British victory
United Irishmen Kingdom of Great Britain British Army
~1,000 ~140

The Battle of Newtownmountkennedy was a battle fought on 30 May 1798, between forces of the British Crown and a force of Irish Rebels, during the Irish Rebellion of 1798.


  • Musgrave, Richard. Memoirs of the Different Rebellions in Ireland. Third edition. Dublin, 1802.