The Millionaire Heiress Turned Paramilitary

The Troubles Podcast

Jan 26 2021 • 15 mins

Rose Dugdale is an Englishwoman born into an extremely wealthy family and had a comfortable, lavish life ahead of her. But instead, she chose to join the IRA and stage an ambitious bombing raid and one of the most talked-about art heists in Irish History.  This is her story. SOURCES:Article about the art theft: article about the heist and sentencing: language documentary about Rose called 'Mná an IRA - Episode 1': article about the heist: about the kidnap of Tiede Herrema: about her life: See for privacy and opt-out information.