• Short Summary

    Dublin: Damaged buildings on Sackville Street (now O'Connell Street) during Irish Civil War fighting

  • Description

    TITLE: Dublin Strongholds Falling. Sackville Street and Moranos Hotel swept by machine gun fire from Nelson's Pillar.

    REPUBLIC OF IRELAND: Dublin: Sackville St. (now O'Conell St.):
    Deserted Sackville Street
    GV corner of hotel building, windows, the glass smashed, piled high with sacks etc.
    GV carts etc. in road - small car drives up which is stopped by military personnel.
    GV shot looking up street towards Nelson's column - smoke from machine gun fire at far end of street.
    GV frontage of building - the windows wrecked.
    GV shots looking up street towards Nelson's column - smoke from machine gun fire at far end of street. (3 shots).
    GV Sackville St. - deserted.
    GV shot looking up street to Nelson's column - smoke from fighting at far end of street.
    GV group of civilians and military personnel by carts in street.
    Background: Dublin: Damaged buildings on Sackville Street (now O'Connell Street) during Irish Civil War fighting

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA3NACH8QWO54ATJV3AX5YQOBRS
    Media URN:
    VLVA3NACH8QWO54ATJV3AX5YQOBRS
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont Graphic Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    03/07/1922
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:39:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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