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Irish Co-Operative Gathers Peat

In this 1920s newsreel, an Irish co-operative digs, stacks and gathers turf. It is an activity involving the whole community – even the local priest is involved in overseeing the sacks of turf loaded onto a barge before being transported by canal. ‘Rathangan’ is inscribed on the side of the barge and a man waves […]

Department of Energy: Savings

AaronH IFI
A short advertisement encouraging the public to conserve energy. Illustrated still images help to list the various ways this can be achieved. To see more from The Irish Adverts Project, click here. (664)