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Travel back in time - take a trip through Dublin City in 1965 – VIDEO

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A screen shot from the video
Fancy taking a scenic tour of 1960s Dublin? Well now you can with this newly released 40-year-old footage of Ireland’s capital.

According to Liffeybanx, who published the footage on YouTube, the video was captured as part of a CIE Dublin Bus training video shot in 1965.

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The black and white 10 minute video shows police directing traffic in their special uniforms, the city’s unmarked roads and pedestrians constantly walking out in front of vehicles.

Iconic Dublin landmarks such as Christ Church Cathedral, Trinity College and O'Connell Bridge are also featured.

Watch the video below:

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