Christmas Tree Theft

EXHIBITION : CHRISTMAS TV PAST

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A report on Christmas tree theft from forests in the Dublin mountains. Includes a 're-enactment' of a theft.

  • Title
    Christmas Tree Theft
  • 1st Broadcast
    08/11/1962
  • Contributor
    John Ross (Reporter)
  • Clip Duration
    00:02:36
  • Material Type
    Video
  • Series title
    RTÉ News
  • Clip title
    Christmas Tree Theft
  • Extended description

    RTÉ News reports on the annual theft of Christmas trees from forest areas in the Dublin mountains. Garda John Molloy of Rathfarnham Garda Station is questioned about the seasonal thefts by reporter John Ross.

  • Information

    A RTÉ News report on the theft of Christmas trees from forests in the Dublin mountains. Broadcast 8 November 1962.

  • Local keywords
    Rathfarnham, County Dublin, Christmas Trees, Forests, Crime, John Molloy, Garda Siochana, Christmas
  • Geographical coverage
    Ireland
  • Topic
    National Holidays, Festivals, Anniversaries, Annual Events
  • Publisher Broadcaster
    RTÉ
  • First broadcast channel
    Telefís Éireann
  • Production year
    1962
  • Country of production
    IRELAND
  • Original identifier
    N882/00062
  • IPR restrictions
    Rights Reserved - Free Access
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  • Item type
    part/extract
  • Item colour
    Black and White
  • Item sound
    Mono
  • Aspect ratio
    4:3
  • Language used
    English (eng)
  • Original language
    English (eng)
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