This video has no sound
  • Short Summary

    Reconstruction work on The Four Courts of Dublin.

  • Description

    Dublin, Southern Ireland, Republic of Ireland, Eire.

    Title: "IRELAND 'HEALING HER WOUNDS'. The Four Courts - almost destroyed by shellfire in Republican outbreak is now almost restored".

    Intertitle: "Remember the scene during those desperate days only three years ago?"

    M/S of a large town house on fire, smoke billows from the broken roof, behind it stands a large domed building.

    Intertitle: "Now to-day - Dublin's most imposing building is rising 'Phoenix-like from her ashes".

    High angled L/S of the same domed building - scaffolding has been erected around the dome, other buildings around it have almost been completely demolished. M/S of the court - tilt up to show scaffolding covered dome.

    Low angled shot of the dome showing men working on the scaffolding. C/U of two workmen working on the scaffolding. Panning M/S of the men at work on the scaffolding. C/U of men working on scaffolding next to the dome. Low angled shot to show men using a pulley to take building materials up to the dome. C/U of workmen putting up more scaffolding, behind them is a good view of Dublin.

    Intertitle: "The Vista from the Dome".

    Panning shot over the roofs and chimneys of Dublin.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    hd format:
    HD at Filmfinity
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:21:15:00 / 01:23:31:00
    G 1094

Comments (0)

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.
All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

Add your comment