Dublin Metropolitan Police Telephone
Station of Origin Date 25 4 1916 Received at m Sent at 6.15am
From Chief Superintendent To Military Headquarters
The Sinn Fein Volunteers took possession of Gas Works. Got Brunswick at 3 am and turned out all employees. There are 4 Sinn Fein Volunteers posted at Fairview Crossing who allow no one to come into the City. There is a barricade at Annesley Bridge and about 20 volunteers there with rifles and bayonets.