Food ship arrives in Dublin

Published: 27 September 1913

The steamer Hare has arrived in Dublin port. Its cargo consists of 60,000 packages of food for strikers and their families. The packages consist of a parcel of butter, a packet of tea, a pot of jam and a bag of sugar. The packages were paid for by British trade unionists as a way of supporting their Dublin colleagues.

Century Ireland

The Century Ireland project is an online historical newspaper that tells the story of the events of Irish life a century ago.