Dublin is a low-rise city, and was even more so in 1916, when some of the tallest structures in the capital were the rooftops of the distilleries, such as the Jameson Distillery at Bow Street. This made it a salient position for the Irish Volunteer Army, and Edward Daly, who was in command of the Volunteers at the Four Courts, sent F Company, under the control of Fionán Lynch, to seize the Bow Street distillery....
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