Maghera Damaged by Loyalist Mob

EXHIBITION : CIVIL RIGHTS MOVEMENT 1968-69

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A RTÉ News report showing the damage done to a number of buildings in Maghera, Derry, after hours of rioting.

  • Title
    Aftermath of Trouble in Maghera : Day 3
  • 1st Broadcast
    03/01/1969
  • Clip Duration
    00:00:46
  • Material Type
    Video
  • Series title
    RTÉ News
  • Clip title
    Maghera Damaged by Loyalist Mob
  • Extended description

    A RTÉ News report showing the damage done to a number of buildings in Maghera, Derry, after hours of rioting.

    The damage mainly consisted of broken windows to shop-fronts. The hotel that journalists were staying in also came under attack. The smashed car shown in the clip belonged to a reporter from the 'Daily Mirror'.

    This clip is mute.

  • Information

    A RTÉ News report on the damage to Maghera following riots broadcast on 3 January 1969.

  • Local keywords
    Civil Rights Movement, Maghera, Loyalists, People's Democracy, 1969
  • Geographical coverage
    Ireland, Maghera, Derry
  • Topic
    Wars and Conflict
  • First broadcast channel
    RTÉ
  • Production year
    1969
  • Country of production
    Ireland
  • Original identifier
    N3/0069E
  • IPR restrictions
    Rights Reserved - Free Access
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  • Item type
    part/extract
  • Item colour
    Black and White
  • Item sound
    Mute
  • Aspect ratio
    4:3
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