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#Under the Hammer

# under-the-hammer - Sunday 25 April, 2021

Relics from some of Dublin’s most iconic pubs and nightclubs to go on sale
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# Under The Hammer

Relics from some of Dublin’s most iconic pubs and nightclubs to go on sale

Apr 25th 2021, 1:35 PM 72,222 Views 15 Comments

The sale will feature items from nightspots including the Trinity Hotel, the George Nightclub and Howl at the Moon.

# under-the-hammer - Tuesday 19 November, 2019

RTÉ is selling four paintings at an auction in London today
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# Under The Hammer

RTÉ is selling four paintings at an auction in London today

Nov 19th 2019, 6:20 AM 21,601 Views 47 Comments

The struggling broadcaster is selling a fifth artwork in a private sale.

# under-the-hammer - Wednesday 26 September, 2018

Former Apollo House site put on the market
# Apollo House
# Apollo House

Former Apollo House site put on the market

Sep 26th 2018, 7:58 AM 23,308 Views 51 Comments

Apollo House site goes on sale with permission for a new office-block in its place.

# under-the-hammer - Tuesday 15 May, 2018

Modigliani painting owned by Irish horse breeder John Magnier sells for record €116 million
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# Under The Hammer

Modigliani painting owned by Irish horse breeder John Magnier sells for record €116 million

May 15th 2018, 7:46 AM 55,632 Views 37 Comments

Modigliani’s masterpiece Nu couche (sur le cote gauche) fetched the highest price in Sotheby’s history.

# under-the-hammer - Sunday 26 November, 2017

Chance to recreate the Shelbourne Hotel at home as furniture to be auctioned
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# Under The Hammer

Chance to recreate the Shelbourne Hotel at home as furniture to be auctioned

Nov 26th 2017, 10:00 AM 28,535 Views 13 Comments

Some of the furniture is unused and still in it’s original packaging.

# under-the-hammer - Wednesday 20 September, 2017

Want to buy-up pieces of old Dublin? Today's your chance
# Berkeley Court Hotel
# Berkeley Court Hotel

Want to buy-up pieces of old Dublin? Today's your chance

Sep 20th 2017, 6:20 AM 27,565 Views 19 Comments

Original seats from the Stella Cinema in Rathmines are also up for grabs.

# under-the-hammer - Thursday 17 August, 2017

'An extremely special day for us': Cork outsourcing giant Voxpro has been sold
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# Under The Hammer

'An extremely special day for us': Cork outsourcing giant Voxpro has been sold

Aug 17th 2017, 2:29 PM 494 Views 0 Comments

Canadian group Telus International snapped up a majority stake in the company.

# under-the-hammer - Wednesday 6 April, 2016

Four popular shopping complexes for sale at €80 million
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# Under The Hammer

Four popular shopping complexes for sale at €80 million

Apr 6th 2016, 10:10 AM 39,469 Views 34 Comments

The collection was originally part of a loan portfolio that was sold by Nama in 2013.

# under-the-hammer - Sunday 21 February, 2016

Lock of John Lennon's hair sells for thousands at auction
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# Under The Hammer

Lock of John Lennon's hair sells for thousands at auction

Feb 21st 2016, 11:13 AM 9,772 Views 18 Comments

The four-inch lock of hair was purchased by a UK-based memorabilia collector.

# under-the-hammer - Thursday 21 January, 2016

Slaven Bilic denies West Ham have made an approach for Liverpool striker Daniel Sturridge
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From The42
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Slaven Bilic denies West Ham have made an approach for Liverpool striker Daniel Sturridge

Jan 21st 2016, 3:46 PM 4,091 Views 9 Comments

The striker has been linked with an £18 million move to West Ham following injuries to Andy Carroll and Diafra Sakho.

# under-the-hammer - Thursday 10 September, 2015

The spikes Sir Roger Bannister wore during his record-breaking run have sold for big money
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From The42
# Under The Hammer

The spikes Sir Roger Bannister wore during his record-breaking run have sold for big money

Sep 10th 2015, 6:00 PM 3,619 Views 4 Comments

The running shoes were expected to reach somewhere between £30,000 and £50,000.

# under-the-hammer - Wednesday 15 April, 2015

Pope Francis' iPad sells for $30,500
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# Under The Hammer

Pope Francis' iPad sells for $30,500

Apr 15th 2015, 7:59 AM 9,271 Views 14 Comments

The Pope had last year given the iPad to a priest, who in turn donated it to a local school in Uruguay.

# under-the-hammer - Wednesday 18 February, 2015

You could've bought a big hotel for under €1m today, but someone else did
# Hammer Time
# Hammer Time

You could've bought a big hotel for under €1m today, but someone else did

Feb 18th 2015, 2:54 PM 28,224 Views 12 Comments

The Shandon Hotel in Donegal went for just over €800k.

# under-the-hammer - Friday 23 January, 2015

This woman was accused of bribing Titanic crew not to go back for survivors
# Never Let Go
# Never Let Go

This woman was accused of bribing Titanic crew not to go back for survivors

Jan 23rd 2015, 8:30 PM 28,286 Views 35 Comments

A letter she wrote after surviving the tragedy sold at auction today for almost $12,000.

# under-the-hammer - Wednesday 22 October, 2014

This 18th century house could have been yours for €765k
# Auction
# Auction

This 18th century house could have been yours for €765k

Oct 22nd 2014, 7:56 PM 45,894 Views 18 Comments

Sure you’d find that down the back of the couch, right? If only…

# under-the-hammer - Tuesday 1 July, 2014

From €10k houses to an entire shopping centre: A look at today's Allsop auction properties
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# Under The Hammer

From €10k houses to an entire shopping centre: A look at today's Allsop auction properties

Jul 1st 2014, 7:45 AM 31,175 Views 12 Comments

If you’ve a few grand or a few million to spare, or just fancy a look at what’s on offer — there are some unusual lots up for sale in the RDS today…

# under-the-hammer - Thursday 26 June, 2014

Rush for homes as property market "changes dramatically" in Galway
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# Under The Hammer

Rush for homes as property market "changes dramatically" in Galway

Jun 26th 2014, 6:30 AM 22,235 Views 60 Comments

An all-day auction is set to take place in Galway on Friday.

# under-the-hammer - Wednesday 21 May, 2014

Half of house hunters are willing to spend up to €350k on a home
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# Bubble Bubble

Half of house hunters are willing to spend up to €350k on a home

May 21st 2014, 9:03 AM 10,845 Views 66 Comments

Three out of four property buyers want to buy within the next six months.

# under-the-hammer - Tuesday 20 May, 2014

Fancy owning Rory Gallagher's amp or Michael Jackson's hat? They're up for grabs
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# Under The Hammer

Fancy owning Rory Gallagher's amp or Michael Jackson's hat? They're up for grabs

May 20th 2014, 1:51 PM 7,514 Views 4 Comments

Beatles, Elvis, Jon Bon Jovi fan? There’s a piece of memorabilia from pretty much every rock star for sale at an auction in Dublin.

# under-the-hammer - Tuesday 13 May, 2014

Francis Bacon triptych expected to make $80m at New York auction
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# Under The Hammer

Francis Bacon triptych expected to make $80m at New York auction

May 13th 2014, 11:51 AM 5,680 Views 11 Comments

The Irish-born artist’s ‘Three Studies of Lucian Freud’ sold for $142.4 million last year.

# under-the-hammer - Friday 2 May, 2014

Ever wanted to live in a nice old mill? Now you can...
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# Under The Hammer

Ever wanted to live in a nice old mill? Now you can...

May 2nd 2014, 6:30 AM 29,404 Views 15 Comments

This listed mill in Wexford is going under the hammer later this morning as well as a number of other properties including a Georgian house in Dublin.

# under-the-hammer - Tuesday 22 April, 2014

Going, going, gone: Criminal Assets Bureau sells Rolex on eBay for €8,200
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# Under The Hammer

Going, going, gone: Criminal Assets Bureau sells Rolex on eBay for €8,200

Apr 22nd 2014, 8:48 AM 12,430 Views 13 Comments

The last watch the CAB sold on the auction website went for €7,000.

# under-the-hammer - Saturday 1 March, 2014

Gardaí called to auction sit-in protest in Maynooth
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# Under The Hammer

Gardaí called to auction sit-in protest in Maynooth

Mar 1st 2014, 9:25 PM 35,787 Views 39 Comments

Organisers called on the REA Coonan estate agent to sign an agreement that no properties that are in legal dispute should be sold.

# under-the-hammer - Monday 24 February, 2014

Allsop signs agreement to end auction protestors' sit-in
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# Under The Hammer

Allsop signs agreement to end auction protestors' sit-in

Feb 24th 2014, 9:38 PM 13,209 Views 18 Comments

The auctioneers have agreed not to sell any properties where there is a legal dispute between the owner and the bank.

# under-the-hammer - Wednesday 20 November, 2013

A golf course, a petrol station and a Christmas tree farm up for auction
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A golf course, a petrol station and a Christmas tree farm up for auction

Nov 20th 2013, 6:45 AM 16,818 Views 17 Comments

Allsop Space auctioneers has a massive auction planned for next month, with 150 properties to go under the hammer.

# under-the-hammer - Friday 4 October, 2013

This lovely horse sold for €2,850,000 yesterday
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# Lovely Horse

This lovely horse sold for €2,850,000 yesterday

Oct 4th 2013, 9:03 AM 22,222 Views 91 Comments

Goffs described the sale of the thoroughbred colt as ‘extraordinary’.

# under-the-hammer - Monday 9 September, 2013

Ever dreamed of owning a life-sized Maggie Thatcher puppet? Read on...
# Spitting Image
# Spitting Image

Ever dreamed of owning a life-sized Maggie Thatcher puppet? Read on...

Sep 9th 2013, 10:23 PM 5,909 Views 16 Comments

The iconic Spitting Image doll goes under the hammer at a Whytes auction in Dublin this weekend…

# under-the-hammer - Thursday 4 July, 2013

No date for rescheduled property auction after protesters force cancellation
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# Distressed

No date for rescheduled property auction after protesters force cancellation

Jul 4th 2013, 9:50 PM 11,634 Views 94 Comments

Allsop Space were forced to abandon the event this morning after a handful of demonstrators entered the venue and demanded it be called off.

# under-the-hammer - Monday 27 August, 2012

Undies worn by Elvis Presley to be sold at auction
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From The Daily Edge
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Undies worn by Elvis Presley to be sold at auction

Aug 27th 2012, 12:10 PM 13,113 Views 38 Comments

Unwashed underwear worn by ‘The King’ could fetch £10,000 at a UK auction next month.

# under-the-hammer - Thursday 7 July, 2011

Distressed properties net over €15m at auction
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# Distressed Property

Distressed properties net over €15m at auction

Jul 7th 2011, 9:00 PM 1,464 Views 15 Comments

Ireland’s second auction of distressed property has taken place in Dublin – with many properties achieving above the rock-bottom asking prices.

# under-the-hammer - Wednesday 16 March, 2011

Rare James Joyce letter to go under the hammer
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# James Joyce

Rare James Joyce letter to go under the hammer

Mar 16th 2011, 1:03 PM 679 Views 0 Comments

The letter from Joyce to his friend, Italian writer Carlo Linati, sees the frustrated Irishman decry the censorship of his books.