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9th March 1966: During the 50th anniversary year of the 1916 Easter Rising the Irish Army remove the remainder of Nelson's Pillar in the centre of O'Connell Street, Dublin, after it was demolished by an explosion. (Photo by Keystone/Getty Images)

March During the anniversary year of the 1916 Easter Rising the Irish Army remove the remainder of Nelson's Pillar in the centre of O'Connell Street, Dublin, after it was demolished by an explosion. (Photo by Keystone/Getty Images)

Historical Perspective | Irish republican bent-knee episode of 1922 ...

The Irish Free State National Army bombards the Irish Republican Army (IRA) besieged in the Four Courts, on June marking the beginning of the Irish Civil War.

Dublin's GPO and Nelson's Pillar immediately after the Easter Rising of 1916

Dublin's GPO and Nelson's Pillar immediately after the Easter Rising of 1916

Photograph taken from Bachelors walk of O'Connell Street Bridge c1910, the Carlisle Building with a radio mast was destroyed by shelling during the 1916 Easter Rising & is visible to the left across the bridge.

Photograph taken from Bachelors walk of O'Connell Street Bridge the Carlisle Building with a radio mast was destroyed by shelling during the 1916 Easter Rising & is visible to the left across the bridge.

Death Penalty for 18 yr old Kevin Barry Irish War of Independence. Kevin Barry became active as a soldier in Dublin as a 15 year old lad.  At age 18 Kevin Barry is caught by the British Soldiers and receives the Death Penalty. He is hanged in MountJoy Jail in November 1920.

The Irish War of Independence and Kevin Barry

Kevin Barry became active as a soldier in Dublin as a 15 year old lad. At age 18 Kevin Barry is caught by the British Soldiers and receives the Death Penalty. He is hanged in MountJoy Jail in November 1920

Dublin 1916 Then & Now – Pictures from the 1916 Rising

Lower Bridge Street & Ushers Quay, Dublin City At on Friday 28 April the Dublin Fire Brigade responded to a call at from Thomas Street station to attend to a raging fire on Usher's Quay on the southern banks of the River Liffey during the Easter Rising.

All the text and photographs below have been compiled by Derek Molyneux and his daughter Shannon. Well done to them both, they have and are doing outstanding work in remembering the 1916 Rising. Th…

All the text and photographs below have been compiled by Derek Molyneux and his daughter Shannon. Well done to them both, they have and are doing outstanding work in remembering the 1916 Rising.

Dublin after Irish Rising 1916.

The remains of the Dublin Bread Company at Lower Sackville Street (now O’Connell Street) after the Easter Rising in

Dublin Ireland, with Nelson's pillar, horse trams and the General Post Office

century images of Dublin city Ireland, early photos of Sackville Street now O'Connell street Dublin, antique Irish images calendar

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National Army soldiers drive a car laden with wreaths through Dublin towards Glasnevin, for the burial of Michael

All the text and photographs below have been compiled by Derek Molyneux and his daughter Shannon. Well done to them both, they have and are doing outstanding work in remembering the 1916 Rising. Th…

All the text and photographs below have been compiled by Derek Molyneux and his daughter Shannon. Well done to them both, they have and are doing outstanding work in remembering the 1916 Rising.

Leaders of the 1916 Easter Rising: Liam Mac Piarais - The Wild Geese

Liam Mac Piarais (William Willie Pearse) was born on the of November in 1881 and was the younger brother Patrick Pearse, the well documented iconic figu…

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