This video has no sound
  • Short Summary

    Footage of soldiers and ruined buildings in Limerick after occupation

  • Description

    Limerick, Ireland (Eire)

    Full titles read: "FALL OF LIMERICK - Scenes in the City after the occupation of National Troops." L/S of soldiers standing in group in the street. L/S of horses with troops sat in the back of carts looking quite withdrawn and fatigued.

    Intertitle reads: "National Forces in possession of Irregular Strongholds." M/S of soldiers standing at the top of a battlement over looking the town, one man is holding a rifle. L/S of rooftop stronghold defended with sandbags and soldier with rifle. L/S of soldiers walking casually out of large hole in the side of a ruined building, one soldier carries large pick axe.

    Intertitle reads: "Irregulars leave trail of destruction. Not even the Church was spared." L/S's of row of ruined buildings and destroyed church. L/S's of the army marching down the streets and roads.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    276.19
    Media URN:
    23123
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    27/07/1922
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:38:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:23:20:00 / 01:25:58:00
    Canister:
    G 897

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