The Rising Sun, Great Scotland Yard, Westminster, Greater London

The Rising Sun public house after the 'Fenian' bomb of 30 May 1884. It shows the the windows blown out. Staff are standing beside a damaged carriage lying in a pile of rubble. The bomb was planted during a bombing campaign carried out between 1883-1885 by the 'Fenians', 19th century Irish Nationalists.


Greater London Westminster


Victorian (1837 - 1901)


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