These are images that were printed in the London Illustrated News in 1887 about the evictions that took place in Woodford.

The arrest of Wilfrid Blunt in Woodford. Woodford Evictions

Locals setting fire to hedges to slow the progress of the evictors and a mass meeting in Woodford. Woodford Evictions

Scenes from the evictions. Woodford Evictions

The police bivouacked in Woodford to prevent a Land League meeting. Woodford Evictions

The eviction at Saunder’s Fort. Woodford Evictions

A police raid on the National Rent Office in Loughrea. Loughrea Land League

Scenes in Loughrea. Loughrea Land League