Ireland's Hard Border - Back In Time

August 10, 2019

This is what a hard border used to look like.   Army bulldozers at work breaking up road crossings on the Northern Ireland border with the Republic at the height of the 'Troubles' as they were euphemistically termed.    

 

 

 The cabs were fitted with bullet proof additional protection.   FV was a Blackpool vehicle registration code in former times - but this is a military registration.  

 

 

 

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