British Pathe in Ireland

Invasion Of Limerick

Invasion Of Limerick (1922)

Newsreel item about IRA invasion of Limerick - identical to item in G 858.

Island Evacuated

Island Evacuated (1960)

Last families leaves island of Innishark ten miles of Galway.

Kennedy In Ireland

Kennedy In Ireland (1963)

American President John F. Kennedy visits Ireland.

Ireland Beat England

Ireland Beat England (1965)

International rugby union at Lansdowne Rd: Ireland beat England 5-0.

Tailtean Games

Tailtean Games (1922)

Item showing the various athletic competitions involved in the Tailtean Games, Ireland.

Galway Market

Galway Market (1937)

Scenes of a traditional farm market in a village centre in Ireland.

West Coast Of Ireland

West Coast Of Ireland (1965)

This travelogue item visits various rural and industrial locations in Ireland.

Dublin Zoo

Dublin Zoo (1921)

Various animals wander about in the sunshine at Dublin Zoo, including a peacock, a pelican and a zebra.

Road Bowling

Road Bowling (1957)

This shows the sport of road bowling in Ireland, the winner completes the course with the least throws.

President De Valera!

President De Valera! (1932)

President of the Irish Free State names cabinet and free political prisoners - large crowds celebrate.

Martial Law In Ireland

Martial Law In Ireland

A look at the grim life of Sinn Fein prisoners inside a Concentration Camp.

Germans Bomb Dublin

Germans Bomb Dublin (1941)

Aftermath of surprise bombing raid on Dublin.

90,000 At Mass - Dublin

90,000 At Mass - Dublin (1961)

Papal Legate celebrates Eucharist at climax of Patrician Congress. Dublin.

Irish Revolution

Irish Revolution (1916)

Great footage from Irish Revolution - street scenes, speakers, ruined areas, warfare.

Irish Revolution 1922

Irish Revolution 1922 (1922)

Compilation of newsreel items about events in Ireland in 1922 - probably American coverage.

Michael Collins The IRA Leader

Michael Collins The IRA Leader (1922)

IRA leader Michael Collins makes first public appearance in his constituency, Armagh.

Queen Victoria In Dublin, 1900

Queen Victoria In Dublin, 1900 (1900)

Queen Victoria visits Dublin and meets local dignitaries.

Strike Scenes In Limerick - Military Precautions Include Barricades, Passes For Civilians And A Tank

Strike Scenes In Limerick - Military Precautions Include Barricades, Passes For Civilians And A Tank (1914)

Footage of strike in Limerick, Republic of Ireland.

30,000 IRA Members AKA 30,000 Sinn Feiners

30,000 IRA Members AKA 30,000 Sinn Feiners (1920)

30,000 members of Sinn Fein hold peaceful demonstration when "Baltic" ship arrives without Dr Mannix. Liverpool and London.

More Irish For Congo

More Irish For Congo (1961)

Irish troops set off from Dublin to join United Nations forces in the Congo.

Farmers Protest

Farmers Protest (1963)

Irish farmers march in protest against the plight of agriculture. Limerick, Southern Ireland.

Dickie Rock Takes A Bride

Dickie Rock Takes A Bride (1966)

Irish pop singer Dickie Rock marries Judy Murray in service in Dublin.

Croagh Patrick Pilgrimage

Croagh Patrick Pilgrimage (1964)

Many people make a pilgrimage up a rocky mountain - some walk in bare feet.

Drumshanbo - Dance At Cross Roads

Drumshanbo - Dance At Cross Roads (1953)

Dancing in the road to celebrate St. Patrick's Day.