WATCH: Before and After the Rising

If you think back to the Easter Rising it seems like, well, a century ago. But take a look at this footage showing Cork City, in 1902 and later in 1927, to see how life in Ireland actually changed before and after the Rising.

By Nicola Stathers, Irish Examiner


In 1927, there are more cars and the women are wearing shorter skirts. What other differences can you spot?





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