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A statue on top of the GPO gets a good look at the decapitated Nelson’s Pillar, blown up by a republican bomb in the early hours of the morning. A well-known landmark and meeting place, the Pillar also offered a great view over the city, and its 168 steps could be climbed for a fee of sixpence (adults)..08.03.1966

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Image of 08/03/1966 Nelson's Pillar Blown Up C628-3329.jpg
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Irish Photo Archive
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images of ireland 1960s, 08/03/1966 Nelson's Pillar Blown Up, 1966-08/03 Nelson's Pillar Blown Up, Views of Towns and Villages in Ireland
A statue on top of the GPO gets a good look at the decapitated Nelson’s Pillar, blown up by a republican bomb in the early hours of the morning. A well-known landmark and meeting place, the Pillar also offered a great view over the city, and its 168 steps could be climbed for a fee of sixpence (adults)..08.03.1966