On 30 June 1922 the Public Record Office of Ireland was destroyed by fire in the opening engagement of the Irish Civil War. Historians considered its 700 years of records as lost to history.

In this episode we explore how the Beyond 2022 project is virtually reconstructing the building and its contents; hunting for replacement documents and using ground breaking technology.

For show notes visit: https://bit.ly/IrelandLostArchive

For information about Beyond 2022 visit: https://beyond2022.ie/

Podden och tillhörande omslagsbild på den här sidan tillhör The National Archives. Innehållet i podden är skapat av The National Archives och inte av, eller tillsammans med, Poddtoppen.