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Log-Book for April 25th

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Date: April 25th

Time

1916 Tuesday

 

B Station

165 [page]

A. M.

OCCURRANCES

Left

Returned

 

 

John Bowie RNR Portsmouth Barracks age 20 & Richard Doody 26 on No. 3 North Brook Avenue in Jervis St suffering from bullet wounds in legs

X

01:16

Ambulance to Harcourt St phone 1037

 

 

01:42

Do. Returned left Mr Connor aged about 40 of the Limeworks Carlow in Meath suffering from bullet wounds

 

02:O'C

Time the same with A. D. C. 2 min fast

 

 

04 "

Do. the same with A. D. C. 2 min fast

 

X

04:47

Ambulance to Grafton St. phone no. 1387

 

 

04:49

Do. Returned found no patient

 

 

 

06 O'C

Time the same with A. D. Stns. C. 2 min fast

 

Box Call

06:25

Buzzer of No. 82 Fire Alarm of[?] A Section attended Sent same to C & D Section Police

X

06:30

By phone from Fire Alarm Ambulance to James St Message from Mr Fox

 

06:35

A Stn. Returned from Fire Alarm

 

 

X

06:50

Ambulance to Beresford Place reported by Maggie Mullen

 

06:55

Leinster House correct phone not working

 

X

06:57

Ambulance to Stephens Green phone 291

 

 

 

Sent ambulance from Stephens Hospital

 

 

07:06

Turned over book to Kavanagh Phone duty from 10 p.m. to 7 a.m. McDonagh

 

08:05

07:20

Markey here from Leinster House

 

 

 

07:21

Ambulance returned left Thomas Casey Townsend St aged 30 in Jervis St. Died. Shot in chest

 

07:25

Reported by fireman Lynch on 69 Fire Alarm that he could not get up Stephens Green to remove patients

 

07:26

Trap & Lieu Myers left for Clare Street

X





Date: April 25th

Time

1916 Tuesday

 

B Station

166 [page]

A. M.

OCCURRANCES

Left

Returned

 

08:06

No 12 wire correct

 

 

 

08:00

U. Cosgrave

 

 

James St Stephens Green

08:05

Ambulance returned Left one woman bullet wound in head aged about 30 in Stevens Also left 3 civilians dead in Mercers Hospital

X

08:20

Ambulance to Gt Brunswick St by Lieu Myers

 

 

08:29

Ambulance returned Left James Smith in Mercers Hospital suffering from wounds

 

09:06

Turned over book to Williams Phone 7 to 9 Naving [?]

X

09:02

Ambulance to Amiens St by phone from C Stn.

 

Amiens St

09:23

Do. Returned Henry Hogan 45 of 35 Bessboro Avenue North Strand in Jervis St. Injury to spine Fell off chair

X

09:52

Ambulance to Wellington Quay by phone 4081

 

 

PO [?]

Redmond off leave

 

 

 

10:00

Collins off leave

 

 

 

10:06

Byrne off leave

 

 

Wellington Quay

10:18

Ambulance returned Left John Bracklebank 17 of 6 Summer St in Jervis St bullet wound in right leg

X

10:28

Ambulance to Grenville Hotel by order of Lieutenant Myers

 

 

 

10:49

Ambulance returned didn't remove patients

 

10:48

Kane on leave

 

 

 

" "

Markey on leave

 

 

X

11:04

Ambulance to Parliament St Phone 3246

 

 

11:10

Ambulance returned Couldn't find any patient

 

X

11:32

Do. To Stephens Green West Phone 753

 

X

11:33

Do. To Marlboro StCathedral phone 3089

 

Fire

11:56

By phone 2011 Fire in O'Connell St

 

 





Date: April 25th

Time

1916 Tuesday

 

B Station

167 [page]

P. M.

OCCURRANCES

Left

Returned

 

 

Sent word to C to attend Also sent word to A & D & Watercontrol & Police

 

11:57

Motor left for fire

 

 

Fire

12:01

By phone 1380 Fire in no. 4 North Earl St

 

 

 

Turned out D Stn. & sent word to A

 

 

12:05

Ambulance returned left 3 patients 1 Male & 2 Female in Jervis St Male dead Females unconscious Ages about 14 to 16 Knocked down by a crowd and trampled on

 

12:13

D Section back in station

 

 

 

12:16

Ambulance returned left Sgt. John Hughes D.M.P. aged 47 arm shattered by bullet Also Michael Doherty 10 Mayor St aged 32 Bullet wounds in body & head. Both in Mercers.[?]

 

12:53

Motor here from fire

 

 

 

12:53

C. Section back in station

 

 

X

01:17

Ambulance to Essex St phone 3246

 

 

X

01:26

Do. To Church St Bridge by order of Lieutenant Myers

X

01:29

Ambulance to Grafton St phone 1284 & also to Townsend St

 

01:56

Ambulance to Exchange St refused to go

 

 

02:00

Turned over book to Barry Phone from 9 to 2 Lynch

 

02:08

Ambulance returned left Lord Dunsaney in Jervis St bullet wound in jaw aged 36

Stephens Green

02:10

Ambulance returned Could not remove Male patient inside the Gates of Stephen's Green Park with the continuous firing

Townsend St

 

left Male patient from Townsend St

 

 





Date: April 25th

Time

1916 Tuesday

 

B Station

168 [page]

P. M.

OCCURRANCES

Left

Returned

 

 

in Jervis St age about 78 weakness name or address unknown

X

02:13

Ambulance to Fishamble St. also to No 72 Dame St. reported by Messenger

X

02:20

Ambulance to College of Science by phone 1248. also to Dame Court by phone 3572

 

 

02:55

Ambulance returned left Joseph Black of no 9 Avondale Terrace S.C.R. in Jervis St age 42 Gunshot wound in leg

X

03:09

Ambulance to Grt. Georges South by phone 2966

 

03:20

Ambulance returned left male patient in Swifts Row. Sprained ankle aged 30

 

03:23

Ambulance to Mrs Culhane No. 1 Congur Terrace Clontarf by Order of Lieut. Myers

Gt Georges St

03:42

Ambulance returned left Male patient age about 65 in Jervis St Gunshot wound on both legs

X

04:04

Ambulance to Harcourt St. Rly [railway] by order of Lieut. Myers.

 

Fire

04:11

By Phone 4569 Fire in O'Connell St sent word to C to attend to A & D to stand by. Also sent word to Water Control & Police

 

04:12

Brigade left for Fire

 

 

X

04:13

Ambulance to Marlborough St 3089

 

 

04:15

By Phone from C Station to turn out A & D

 

 

04:25

Trap with Chief [T. Purcell] left for Fire

 

 





Date: April 25th

Time

1916 Tuesday

 

B Station

169 [page]

P. M.

OCCURRANCES

Left

Returned

 

04:45

Ambulance returned left Male aged about 50 in Jervis St. Hospital. Dead. Bullet wound in Temple.

X

04:49

Ambulance to Stephens Green North Phone 259

X

04:50

Do. to Ushers Island by 83. Fire alarm ambulance not available

X

04:51

Do. To Eden Quay Phone 639

 

 

X

04:52

Do. To Marlboro St Cathedral Phone 3089

 

 

05:13

Do. To Cathedral st by Phone from C Station

 

X

05:29

Ambulance to Hibernian Bank Oconnell St Phone 3089 Sent word to Ambulance through Jervis St Hospital

X

05:57

Ambulance to Fairview Phone 4823

 

 

X

06:13

Do to Fairview Phone 195 Sent word to Ambulance through Jervis St H

 

X

07:06

Ambulance wanted at Gt S & Western North Wall Phone 1075

Clontarf Phipsboro

07:44

Ambulance returned left Mrs Culliane in 37 Eccles St. Also left Patrick Daly 431 Erin Terrace aged 23 shot in ankle. Left Maggie Nolan 6 Lwr [?] Wellington St. aged 28 shot in forehead both in the Mater [Hospital]

Cathedral St. Ushers Island Sackville St. Fairview

 

left James McBride 20 Thomas Davis St. aged 50 shot in shoulder . Male patient aged 25 Dead. Shot. Male patient aged 50 dead. Shot & William Cross 20 Fairview Avenue aged 14 shot in side. All in Jervis St.

 

08:05

D. Section back in Station

 

 

 

08:10

Brigade returned to Do.

 

 

 

08:10

A Section Do.

 

 

X

08:22

Ambulance left Jervis St Hospital to remove patient from Clontarf order of Chief





Date: April 25th

Time

1916 Tuesday

 

B Station

170 [page]

P. M.

OCCURRANCES

Left

Returned

 

08:22

C section back in Station

 

 

 

08:30

U. Cosgrave

 

 

 

08:35

Williams & Redmond left for Fire

 

 

Nth. Wall

09:22

Ambulance returned left Dennis Kelly of North Dock St age 40 in Jervis St Hospital Fractured arm by Gun Shot Also removed Mr Murry from No. 3 Rostrevor Terrace Vernon Avenue to No. 94 Lr Leeson St

 

09:30

Turned over book to O'Hara.

Lynch

 

 

09:40

Collins left for Leinster House

 

 

 

09:55

Leinster House correct phone not working

 

 

10:00

Time same with all Stations

 

 

 

 

Turned over book to McDonagh

 

 

 

 

Phone duty from 9.30 to 10 O'Hara

 

 

 

10:14

All wires tested correctly MJ

 

 

X

11:02

Ambulance to Dawson St by orders of Chief

 

 

11:19

Do returned from Dawson St

 

 

 

12:06

Time the same with all Stations

 

 

 

 

WEDNESDAY

 

 

Fire

12:55


By phone No 58 to send C. Section to Lawrences Sackville St C. attended sent same to A & D Stns.

 

 

02:06

Time the same with all Stations

 

 

 

04:00

Do. " " " "

 

 

 

04:12

C. Section returned to Stn

 

 

 

04:15

Williams & Redmond here from Fire

 

 

06:06

Time same with all Stations

 

 

 

06:06


By Phone 58 Fire broke out in Lawrence Escape [?] Stn Officer & 7 men left for same. Sent same to D Stn.

 

06:07

By phone from C Stn Pillar Fire Alarm ringing told them our Escape was attending