The 1916 Easter Rising in Dublin and Sean McDermott
Sean McDermott was one of the leaders of the 1916 Easter Rising. This was a week long battle that took place in Dublin Ireland in order to free the Irish people from hundreds of years of British rule. Sean MacDermott was executed in Kilmainham Jail and buried at Arbour Hill.
RARE IMAGES OF DUBLIN AFTER THE EASTER RISING OF 1916
[caption id=attachment_8764 align=alignleft width=250 caption=Dublin's GPO and Nelson's Pillar immediately after the Easter Rising of 1916. (Click on image to ...
O’Connell Bridge (c.1885) | Gallery
O’Connell Bridge (c.1885) View of O'Connell from Aston Quay with a horse-drawn tram in the foreground. © Courtesy of The National Library of Ireland
1920 – Capitol Theatre, Princes Street, Dublin
Architect: T.F. McNamara The Capitol Theatre, located just off O’Connell Street, Dublin, began life on 10 August 1920 as the La Scala Theatre and Opera House. Constructed on the former site o…
Flashback: This is what Dublin looked like in the 1970s
The Dandelion Market, dodgy tartan flares and traffic on Henry Street; these photos of 1970s Dublin will give you serious nostalgia.