Taken from the junction of Lr Merrion St & Merrion square. The troops have their guns pointed in the direction of what is now Govt Buildings. Both photographs illustrate how little has really changed in the area.
Looking across Lr Mount St Bridge towards the Schoolhouse on Northumberland Rd. The hoarding in the older picture would have been riddled with bullet holes as it was used to cover the final British assault on Clanwilliam House.