EXPLOSION IN CORK.
WHOLE CITY SHAKEN
(Received Sept. 28, 9.50 a.m.) LONDON, September 27. A big explosion .occurred in the centre of Cork at 2 o'clock this morning. It-shook the whole,city. Rifle and ma-chine-gun, fire followed. A search by ike-military .authorities disclosed that -the front of a large drape'jy shop in -Patrick Street had been demolished. The military state that a bomb had been placed inside 1 the window. (Received September 28. 1.45 p.m.) LONDON, September 27. All the principal shops in Toom, Tipperary, were destroyed by fire. It is believed this was done as a reprisal for the destruction >' of the police barracks. • ■; ■ •
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Ashburton Guardian, Ashburton Guardian, Volume XLI, Issue 9326, 28 September 1920
EXPLOSION IN CORK. Ashburton Guardian, Volume XLI, Issue 9326, 28 September 1920
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