Scenes of Destruction

EXHIBITION : NORTHERN IRELAND 1969

About this Item

Watch more scenes of destruction from Derry: fires, petrol bombers, burned vehicles and buildings reduced to rubble.

  • Title
    Destruction and Riot Damage
  • 1st Broadcast
    14/08/1969
  • Clip Duration
    00:03:21
  • Material Type
    Video
  • Series title
    RTÉ News
  • Clip title
    Scenes of Destruction
  • Extended description

    Scenes of destruction from Derry including fires, petrol bombers, burned vehicles and buildings reduced to rubble.

    Buildings burn and smoke plumes into the sky. The damage is even more apparent in daylight. The report also shows a checkpoint along the border where crates of petrol bombs have been seized.

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  • Information

    A RTÉ News report showing the devastation of the riots in Derry.
    This news report was broadcast on 14 August 1969.

    This clip is mute.

  • Local keywords
    Northern Ireland 1969, August 1969, Derry, Londonderry, Riots, Destruction, Petrol Bombs, Northern Ireland, 1969
  • Geographical coverage
    Ireland, Derry
  • Topic
    Wars and Conflict
  • First broadcast channel
    RTÉ
  • Production year
    1969
  • Country of production
    Ireland
  • Original identifier
    N3594/0069A
  • 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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