Dublin in County Dublin, Leinster, Ireland — Mid-East (and Dublin)
Countess Constance Markievicz
1869 - 1927
—Major, Irish Citizen Army, 1916 —
In the 1916 Rising she was Second-in-Command to Michael Mallin in the College of Surgeons. She was sentenced to death for her activities but was released from prison in 1917 in the general amnesty.
The bronze bust show Countess Markievicz in the uniform tunic of the Irish Citizen Army. The work was unveiled in 1956.
[From the Monuments of St. Stephen's Green marker found in the park.]
Erected by Office of Public Works.
Location. 53° 20.267′ N, 6° 15.54′ W. Marker is in Dublin, Leinster, in County Dublin. Click for map. Marker and memorial are in St. Stephen's Green park, which is located at the southern terminus of Grafton Street. Marker is in this post office area: Dublin, Leinster 2, Ireland.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Haslam Memorial Seat (a few steps from this marker); St. Stephen's Green Bandstand (within shouting distance of this marker); Thomas M. Kettle (within shouting distance of this marker); James Clarence Mangan (within shouting distance of this marker); James Joyce (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); William Butler Yeats (about 120 meters away); The "Three Fates" (about 120 meters away); Robert Emmet (about 180 meters away). Click for a list of all markers in Dublin.
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