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  • Short Summary

    Barricade in village street and Irish Constabulary raid Sinn Fein arsenal.

  • Description

    Titles read: 'An Epitome of the Sinn Fein Campaign & troubles in Ireland 1918 - 1922.'

    Eire (Southern Ireland, Republic of Ireland).

    (Part of a longer montage story; only 2 scenes included here.) Barricade in a village; soldiers checking vehicles - a car; then a rickety looking double-decker bus comes through the road block; kids watching.

    Then; shot of British / Royal Irish Constabulary soldiers and tanks; armoured cars in street; crowd watching. They are making a raid on a Sinn Fein arsenal. Soldiers hold crowd behind line; a big military truck starts to pull away; supposedly containing prisoners.

    (This same footage on ON 260 I.) Irish nationalism. Revolution;

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2370.03
    Media URN:
    75984
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1918 - 1922
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:19:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:02:44:00 / 01:04:03:00
    Canister:
    ON 260 L

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