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  • Short Summary

    At item showing Balbriggan, a village sacked by the 'Black and Tans' in Ireland.

  • Description

    Balbriggan, Ireland.

    Intertitle: "LAWLESS IRELAND. 'Sacked' Balbriggan, reported to be the work of the 'Black and Tans' as reprisals".

    M/S of a crowd of sombre adults and children walking down the main street of a village, the adults carry small bundles of belongings - in the background some houses appear to be burnt out. L/S of a row of burnt out, semi-demolished houses, a few men and women mill about outside. M/S of a demolished house. Various shots of burnt out cottages and houses - a group of women are seen peering through the window of one of the houses.

    Note: at end of story there are some shots of a woman surrounded by a pack of dogs - probably from another story in this issue - OTTER HUNTING, G 706.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    214.19
    Media URN:
    21599
    Group:
    Unissued / unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    27/09/1920
    Sound:
    silent
    hd format:
    HD Cam
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:45:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:20:21:00 / 01:22:06:00
    Canister:
    G 706

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