Video: Pearse Lawlor: Lisburn – The Burnings, 1920

In this talks Pearse Lawlor examines the murder of RIC DI Swanzy in August 1920, and the events which led to serious sectarian rioting and the burning of Catholic owned property in Lisburn throughout summer 1920.

View the video here: https://youtu.be/W8x9T9ofcuQ

This series was generously supported by LCCC’s Good Relations.  For more see here.