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|Caption||Excavations at Winetavern Street, Dublin (1973)|
A view of an archaeological dig/excavation of the Viking settlement at Wood Quay, Dublin city, photographed for RTÉ Television's magazine-style current affairs programme 'Tangents' on 22 January 1974. Christ Church Cathedral can be seen in the background; Winetavern Street and O'Donovan Rossa Bridge are on the right.
The construction of the Civic Offices building on this site became a matter of considerable public controvery in 1978.
|Collection||RTÉ Stills Department|
|Date of photograph||
(22/Jan/1974 - 22/Jan/1974)