Knightwalkers

Dublin has been Ireland's transportation hub for almost 1,000 years. The Garda, Ireland's police force, is headquartered in Dublin, with over 14,000 officers. The Garda regulate all lost property turned in by citizens. If no one claims this property for a year and a day, it's put up for public auction. The auction specialists visit Dublin to bid on lost historical Irish items.

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Mark Meyer looks at some glasses in Dublin
Mark Meyer looks at some glasses in Dublin

Mark Meyer looks at some glasses in Dublin

Mark examines a box of eyeglasses found among his Dublin auction winnings. 960 1280

  

The Martins look at a shepherd's crook in Dublin

The Martins look at a shepherd's crook in Dublin

It looks like a cane … but is it? Laurence and Sally examine a shepherd's crook, one of the many items up for bid. 960 1280

  

Billy Leroy looks at items up for bid in Dublin

Billy Leroy looks at items up for bid in Dublin

Is it worth making a bid? Billy examines one of the many lots up for sale. 960 1280

  

The auction specialists gather for the auction in Dublin

The auction specialists gather for the auction in Dublin

Laurence, Sally and Billy take their seats at the Dublin auction, while Mark stands by and waits as the crowd gathers. 960 1280

  

Laurence Martin sports a breastplate in Dublin

Laurence Martin sports a breastplate in Dublin

It's not every day you have a chance to wear body armor, and Laurence takes full advantage of it, having some fun with Sally before the auction in Dublin. 960 1280

  

The Martins pose for the camera in Dublin

The Martins pose for the camera in Dublin

Laurence and Sally take a moment to mug for the camera outside of the auction. 960 1280

  

Billy Leroy bids aggressively at the auction in Dublin

Billy Leroy bids aggressively at the auction in Dublin

Billy goes after what he wants, placing another bid at the auction. 960 1280

  

Billy Leroy leaves the auction in Dublin happy

Billy Leroy leaves the auction in Dublin happy

Billy leaves the Dublin auction with winnings, including a sealed box and a scooter. 960 1280

  

Mark Meyer rides a jockey training simulator in Dublin

Mark Meyer rides a jockey training simulator in Dublin

Mark shouts out a "war cry" as he rides a jockey training simulator, wearing a metal breastplate and using a long-reach pruning saw as a makeshift lance. All 3 items are up for bid at the auction. 960 1280

  

The Martins share a laugh in Dublin

The Martins share a laugh in Dublin

Laurence and Sally pose and laugh amid construction equipment found outside the Dublin auction. 960 1280

  

Billy Leroy talks about a box at the auction in Dublin

Billy Leroy talks about a box at the auction in Dublin

Billy talks about a sealed box, one of the many items up for bid at the auction in Dublin. 960 1280

  

Mark Meyer drags his items outside in Dublin

Mark Meyer drags his items outside in Dublin

Mark drags out his Dublin auction winnings in a large metal cart. 960 1280

  

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