Helpless screams of panic ring through the street - Knockcroghery is on fire! The people are forced to watch their homes go up in flames and there is nothing they can do. Houses are destroyed and the village's long-standing clay pipe industry comes to an abrupt end. The Black and Tans have unleashed terror on Knockcroghery, Leaving dozens of families homeless and unemployed.
This book offers a glimpse into Knockcroghery in the 1920's, capturing scenes at the train station, the clay pipe factory, the Crofton estate at Mote Park and Hangman's Hill.