“A gentleman… states he has 200 sandbags… at the disposal of military”: 6.20pm

Dublin Metropolitan Police Telephone

Donnybrook Station of Origin Date 25 4 1916 Received at 6.20pm Sent at 6.21pm

From SS Dixon To Military Headquarters

A gentleman who is here states he has 200 sandbags and they are at the disposal of the military if required. The bags are at 45 Kildare St.


We are extremely thankful for his kind offer and we shall let him know should we require them.


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