The Clock Is Still Going
Commemorating the Attack & Burning of the Dublin Custom House 25th May 1921
The Men – Group Photos
Fire Places: Part 3
Posted on 17th May, 2020
Kilmainham’s Dragons above the entrance Kilmainham Gaol was ‘home’ to over 90 Custom House Men for almost 6 months in 1921. ....
Fire Places: Part 2
Posted on 10th May, 2020
King George V Military Hospital One of the support facilities for the large British military garrison in Dublin was their own ....
Fire Places: Intro & Part 1
Posted on 18th April, 2020
Writers are told to ensure the Reader always knows where, when and why things are happening in stories. That’s simple ....
Fake News – Always with Us?
Posted on 16th March, 2020
Iconic buildings & key events can create fake news Our guest writer is a grandnephew of Edward ‘Tommy’ Dorins, E Coy, ....
RIC & DMP? Maybe their legacy wasn’t totally bad!
Posted on 10th January, 2020
We felt we could not let a recent controversy pass without comment. In case anyone missed it, the debacle involved ....
Why “The Clock Is Still Going”
Posted on 28th April, 2018
In response to a number of queries, we explain below where the name of this website comes from. ....
Posted on 8th February, 2018
Have you any photographs of the Custom House men? We are setting up a project to try & ....
The View from Ludington
Posted on 19th January, 2018
In 1921 the town of Ludington in Michigan had a population of just over 8,000 – a figure that’s hardly ....
Truth, Lies & Revenge: The Squad, ASU, GHQ Intelligence – and More.
Posted on 14th October, 2017
Over the years something that has really annoyed me is the big mix up of all these very important sections ....