Ulster is the name of one of the four traditional provinces of Ireland, the others being Leinster, Munster and Connacht. When Ireland was partitioned in 1922, the counties of Ulster were allowed to vote on whether to join the Irish Free State or remain in the United Kingdom.
Three -- Donegal, Monaghan and Cavan -- voted for the Irish Free State.
Long said the liquidation is a necessary part of the redevelopment of the resort by its new owner, Richard Holland, managing partner with Atlanta-based HRV Hotel Partners.
“They have to get all the old stuff out before they can bring in the new stuff.”The inventory is pretty all-inclusive, Long said.
“The main building, the pavilion and the pool building, which also encompasses the fitness center, the spa and the salon.”The public will be able to shop the grounds from 10 a.m. Several outbuildings and structures such as storage sheds, however, could be yours for a price, as could the nearly 15-foot-tall carved wooden statue of Besides the statue, some of the highest-priced items include acrylic-on-canvas paintings of the lodge by artist Elaine Holien for ,500 each.
We have a strict protocol that all members must pass before being accepted into Mirabella.
The others -- Fermanagh, Armagh, Tyrone, Londonderry, Antrim and Down -- voted for the UK. Unionists tend to refer to their six counties as "Ulster" rather than "Northern Ireland", in order to emphasise their separateness from the rest of Ireland. The state of Northern Ireland, comprising all but three counties of the ancient province Ulster, was engineered in 1921 to form what was then seen by most Irish people as a temporary state-let.
Take a look at similar, arbitrary maps of Africa and Asia made up in drawing rooms in Whitehall during the heyday of Empire and you'll see a pattern emerging of political and ethnic strife. Ulster is the ancient Irish province made up of nine counties, three of which are now in the Republic of Ireland (Cavan, Monaghan, Donegal) and six of which are in Northern Ireland (Antrim, Down, Armagh, Derry, Fermanagh and Tyrone).
Luis Sánchez Saturno/The New Mexican Hanna Astapuk of International Content Liquidations places price tags on furniture pieces Wednesday in preparation for the Bishop’s Lodge Ranch Resort & Spa liquidation sale beginning Thursday, 10 a.m.
An estimated 20,000 items from the hotel, cumulatively valued in the hundreds of thousands of dollars, will be sold at a “giant garage sale” on the grounds over the course of the next two or three weeks, said Jim Long of International Content Liquidators of Dayton, Ohio.