O1535 : Mountjoy Prison

taken 11 years ago, near to Phibsborough, Drumcondra, Mountjoy, Cabra and Glasnevin, Dublin, Ireland

Mountjoy Prison
Mountjoy Prison
It is the main committal prison in the Republic of Ireland. Dating back to 1850 it was designed by Colonel Joshua Jebb, the architect of Pentonville Prison in England.

Some Irish leaders during the Anglo-Irish war and the Irish civil war were held there.

The women's section is on the left of the picture.
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Date Taken
Saturday, 25 August, 2007   (more nearby)
Saturday, 25 August, 2007
Prison > Prison   (more nearby)
Subject Location
Irish: geotagged! O 15434 35908 [1m precision]
WGS84: 53:21.6605N 6:16.0111W
Camera Location
Irish: geotagged! O 15427 35862
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NORTH (about 0 degrees)
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