Irish History Podcast

Among the thousands of visitors to Dublin in the 14th century the story of  two English sailors Robert Godard and Robert Faber stands out above the rest. Having arrived in the busy trading port of medieval Dublin they would gain the unwanted record as being the only recorded survivors of a hanging in the city. 14th Century Dublin while being a busy port was also a dangerous city at the best of times as these sailors from England soon found out.

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