• Short Summary

    Dublin's finest building, the Custom House, is burned to the ground by IRA arsonists as firefighters try to save it

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Dublin Custom House Ablaze

    IRELAND: Dublin:
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    Video Roll Title: Dublin custom House ablaze: 70ft Issue sheet title: DUBLIN CUSTOM HOUSE ABLAZE. CITY'S FINEST BUILDING BURNED TO THE GROUND.

    DUBLIN CUSTOMS HOUSE: Burnt down.

    Dublin Customs House burnt down.

    MAIN TITLE

    (4ft)


    LV.PAN & LV. Custom House ablaze (2 shots)

    (16ft)


    SV.PAN & MV. Firemen spraying jets of water on burning building (2 shots)

    (35ft)


    MV.PAN DOWN. Burning wall

    (48ft)


    TITLE: CAPTURED & DISCARDED REVOLVERS DURING THE MELEE

    (52ft)


    SCU. Pile of revolvers (2 shots)

    (60ft)


    TITLE: CIVILIANS LINED UP UNDER A GUARD OF MILITARY & AUXILIARIES TO BE SEARCHED

    (66ft)


    SV.PAN. line of civilians under military guard

    (75ft)


    SCU. Three smiling soldiers holding Union Jack

    (84ft)


    Ireland, accidents, fire, terrorism, arson, blaze, Irish Republican Army, disruption, disrupt, Home Rule, The Troubles, Anglo-Irish War
    Background: Dublin's finest building, the Custom House, is burned to the ground by IRA arsonists as firefighters try to save it

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVADMR91696Y1BIEC45H2NX293IJ
    Media URN:
    VLVADMR91696Y1BIEC45H2NX293IJ
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont Graphic Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    30/05/1921
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:45:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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