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

29 November 2020
By Elaine Murphy

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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