Slideshow - Old Journal photos from 1969

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Here’s the latest in our new weekly nostalgia series featuring pictures from the Derry Journal’s photographic archives.

All of this week’s images come from 1969 - a turbulent year in Derry’s recent history which, of course, came to a head with the Battle of the Bogside in August.

1969... Protesters block Magazine Gate as tensions rise in the Bogside.

1969... Protesters block Magazine Gate as tensions rise in the Bogside.

Hopefully you’ll enjoy revisiting the city from years gone by - and we’re always keen to hear from you.

Maybe you have some great old photos you’d like to share with our readers or maybe you have some suggestions about what you would like to see on our site and in our paper. If so, get in contact with us.

All of the images on the slideshow can be ordered by phoning Tel: 028 71 272200 or by emailing: editorial@derryjournal.com