“Police in Bridewell are practically starving-Rebels have barricaded North King St”

Dublin Metropolitan Police Telephone

Green St Station of Origin Date 27 4 1916 Received at 4.50pm Sent at 4.55pm

From Supt D To Chief Supt

The police in Bridewell are practically starving as they have only some dry tea and bread. Linen Hall Bks are on fire and there is a danger of it extending to Alexanders Oil Stores and to a timber yard close to the Bks and to the Bks itself. The rebels have barricaded North King St.

Telephoned to Military

Sent by hand to Garrison Adjutant

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