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  • Short Summary

    Anti-Treaty Republicans pay respects at the grave of Wolfe Tone, Bodenstown, Ireland.

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    Bodenstown, Ireland.

    Full titles read: "Prominent Anti-Treaty Republicans at the grave of Wolfe Tone at Bodenstown."

    L/S of numerous men in flat caps walking in line, making their way towards the grave stone. M/S of the men at the grave site paying their respects. M/S of woman wearing black placing a large wreath at the foot of a fence which circles the gravestone.

    Intertitle reads: "General Mellows declares that the election results 'do not mean the death of Irish Republicanism.'"

    M/S of General Mellows giving speech next to grave. Group shots of men and woman talking near the grave.

    Amendment March 2017: Film features Mrs Margaret Pearse, mother of Padraig Pearse, laying the wreath. Others shown include Countess Markievicz, Count Plunkett and Kathleen Clarke.

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    01:24:58:00 / 01:27:18:00
    G 889

Comments (3)

  1. johnny_doyle Doyle says

    wreath laid by Mrs Margaret Pearse, mother of Patrick and William.

  2. Adri Moura says

    Rory O\'Connor with Countess Markievicz (and I think I know the girl with them, I just can\'t recall who she is). Count Plunkett with the white beard towards the end.

  3. Adri Moura says

    Maybe the girl is Muriel MacSwiney, Terence MacSwiney\'s widow.

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