“Sinn Feiners have broke into Haydens at the corner of North Kings Street”

Dublin Metropolitan Police Telephone

Green Street Station of Origin Date 28 4 1916 Received at 10.30pm Sent at 10.35pm

From Superintendent D Division To Chief Supt

I have not heard from the police in the Bridewell since 11am today and they have no food.

The military here now advanced along Ormond Quay as far as East Arran Street and Green Street as far as to the junction of  North Anne St and have searched the houses along that neighbourhood, and I am also informed the Sinn Feiners have broke into Haydens at the corner of North Kings Street and Anne Street and were sniping the military. They >military< have also possession of the… Sinn Feiners escaping from the  City Arms Hotel, Prussia Street

Copied to Under Secretary, “ “ Garrison Adjutant

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