“I cannot possibly approach the Castle”: 10pm

Dublin Metropolitan Police Telephone

CIzod Station of Origin  Date 24 4 1916  Received at 10pm Sent at 10.5pm

From SS Pursley To Chief Supt

I cannot possibly approach the Castle.

“My motor car was seized this evening at Stephens Green.. I was made prisoner” 10pm

Dublin Metropolitan Police Telephone

Rathmines 481 Station of Origin  Date 24 4 1916  Received at 10pm Sent at 10pm

From Mr Lowes of Sewells Lr Mount St To Chief Supt

My motor car was seized this evening at Stephens Green between 6 & 7 PM. The number is R.I.A. 2 and I was made prisoner & liberated after a short time. There are prisoners in the Kiosk in the Green both Military and civilians. The car is lying outside the Green.

Phoned to Military Hd Qrs at 11 pm.

“Volunteers after taking up their position in number 9 Upper Kevin St”: 9.50pm

Dublin Metropolitan Police Telephone

Chancery Lane Station of Origin  Date 24 4 1916  Received at 9.50pm Sent at 9.55pm

From SS Walsh To Chief Supt

There is a number of the Volunteers after taking up their position in number 9 Upper Kevin St opposite Police Barrack, and there is a rumour that it is their intention to attack the Police Barrack tonight.

Phone to Military Hd Qrs @ 9.55 pm 24-4-16

“Volunteers were going to occupy the house, to fire on the Barrack” 9.25pm

Dublin Metropolitan Police Telephone

Kevin St Station of Origin  Date 25 4 1916  Received at 9.25pm Sent at 9.30pm

From Supt Murphy To Chief Supt

Const. Larkin 75A was informed just now by a woman who refused her name, that the people in 9 Upr Kevin St which is opposite the Barrack were clearing out, as she said the Sinn Fein Volunteers were going to occupy the house, to fire on the Barrack tonight.

Phone to Military Hd Qrs

“A rumour that the Prison would be attacked to-night”: 9.20pm

Dublin Metropolitan Police Telephone

Mountjoy Station of Origin  Date 24 4 1916  Received at 9.20pm Sent at 9.25pm

From PS Shanaghan memo To Chief Supt

The Governor of Mountjoy Prison called here now and said he heard a rumour that the Prison would be attacked tonight and wants to know if troops could be sent to the place, he has already communicated with the Under Secretary and has not heard from him since 6pm. He is anxious for a reply.

Showed to M. Head Qrs at 9.30 PM.