Bedford Clock Tower, Dublin Castle images

A view of the approach to Dublin Castle's Cork Hill Gate built in 1751, with the State Apartments & Bedford Clock tower in the background. An unarmed policeman was the first victim of the 1916 rising while on duty at the Cork Hill gate. The pillars of the Royal Exchange Building - today in use as Dublin's Civic City Hall are visible on the left.
Cork Hill Gate, Dublin Castle Ireland
Cork Hill Gate, Dublin castle.
Bedford clock tower image, Dublin Castle Ireland
Bedford Tower, Dublin Castle Ireland.
The building housed the Irish Crown Jewels until their theft in 1907 under suspicious circumstances.
City Hall view down Parliament Street Dublin & over Capel Street bridge
View from City Hall Building - Parliament Street & over Henry Grattan Bridge formerly Essex Bridge.
Dublin city hall building image
Dublin City Hall, formerly the Royal Exchange building.
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Bedford clock tower, Dublin Castle Ireland postcard
Bedford Tower
Bedford clock tower,
Dublin postcard.