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#Gunpowder Disaster

# gunpowder-disaster - Monday 11 March, 2013

416 years ago today: Explosion kills 1pc of Dublin's population
# Gunpowder Disaster
# Gunpowder Disaster

416 years ago today: Explosion kills 1pc of Dublin's population

Mar 11th 2013, 10:52 AM 19,213 Views 23 Comments

126 people died, and 40 riverside homes were ruined, when a consignment of gunpowder exploded at the quays.