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Patrick Pearse’s grandnephew, Patrick Pearse and his grandson Jamie Preston, pause to look at a plaque baring his name during a ceremony to commemorate Pearse, Thomas Clarke and Thomas MacDonagh, who were executed after the Easter Rising, at Kilmainham Gaol in Dublin. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

(...) distinct commemorations which took place on the spot where they died on May 3rd, 1916. Similar events(...)

 President Michael D Higgins and Helen Litton great-grandniece of Tom Clarke during a ceremony where the East Link bridge was renamed to Tom Clarke Bridge in Ringsend, Dublin. Photograph: Gareth Chaney/Collins

Tom Clarke, first signatory of the 1916 Proclamation, stands in Irish history alongside O(...)

Recounting Patrick Pearse's last hours at Kilmainham Gaol 3:36

(...)14 of the 1916 executions took place in Kilmainham Gaol. We look at the cell in which Patrick(...)

The 15 men executed in the wake of the Rising

(...) inference that this is what happened in the summer of 1916 and it was done to avoid public scrutiny and(...)

A cross marks the place where James Connolly was executed, sitting in a chair, in the stonebreakers yard at Kilmainham Gaol. photograph: frank miller

Just after the Easter Rising finished and the executions started, The Irish Times prophesised that the rebellion would “pass into history with the equ(...)

Arbour Hill detention barracks on May 1st, 1916, on the day before his court martial and two days before(...)

(...) court martial took place on May 2nd, 1916. The president of the court martial was Brig Gen Charles(...)

MacDonagh, on May 3rd, 1916. They were the first men to die after being court martialed, and their communal(...)

(...)’s Factory on April 30th, 1916. “The accused surrendered as one of the party and was at the head of it, his(...)

Joseph Plunkett told his court martial that the Proclamation was signed by people “not connected” with the Irish Volunteers, records kept in the Briti(...)

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