VIDEO: Documentary on the ‘Burning of Cork’ by Crown Forces

29 November 2020
By Elaine Murphy
elaine@TheCork.ie

The history of our city

Many people have heard of ‘The Burning of Cork’ of 11th and 12th December 1920. It’s in the news this week as the 100th-anniversary approaches. Check out these two videos from YouTube to learn more about this important event in the history of Cork City.

A modern documentary

An older audio-only first hand account from 1960

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