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  • Short Summary

    Soldiers on the streets of Ireland (Eire) and footage of Michael Collins, Limerick and Armagh.

  • Description

    The location of these events is unknown, however, it is probably Limerick, Ireland, (Eire) as some of the buildings look very similar to those that appear in the item - "FALL OF LIMERICK" Film I.D. 276.19. They could possibly be cuts from this story.

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    L/S's of soldiers standing around in various strongholds in the streets, marked by high walls of sandbags. L/S of row of ruined buildings.

    M/S of Michael Collins on platform giving speech at rally, L/S of Collins standing in the ruins of his home.

    Note: The Michael Collins footage is the same appears in item G 840, Film I.D. 264.06 - "MICHAEL COLLINS THE IRA LEADER" and G 887, Film I.D. 270.31 "MICHAEL COLLINS".

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    Film ID:
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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:30:22:00 / 01:32:05:00
    G 897

Comments (1)

  1. michael curran says

    Michael Collins speaking at rally was at Armagh in 4th September 1921 while he was the elected member for said constituency

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