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Anascaul in County Kerry, Munster, Ireland — Irish South-West
 

Jerome Connor

Dealbhoir Cumdubh Abhanascaul

 

1876 - 1943

 
Jerome Connor Marker image. Click for full size.
April 10, 2009
1. Jerome Connor Marker
Inscription.
The Irish sculptor of international stature was born in Coumduff, Annascaul in 1876. His family emigrated to the USA in 1888 where he developed his artistic skills. He returned to Dublin in 1925, worked there until his death in 1943.

Among Jerome Connor's outstanding works are the Robert Emmet in St. Stephen's Green, Dublin, the Smithsonian Ins, Washington USA, the Lusitania Monument, Cobh, and the Merriot Sq, Dublin.
 
Location. 52° 9.065′ N, 10° 3.443′ W. Marker is in Anascaul, Munster, in County Kerry. Marker is on National Road 86, on the right when traveling west. Click for map. Monument is between N86 and the old bridge on the west side of the village.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 1 other marker is within walking distance of this marker. Tom Crean (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line).
 
Categories. Arts, Letters, MusicNotable Persons
 
Jerome Connor Marker image. Click for full size.
April 10, 2009
2. Jerome Connor Marker
Jerome Connor Marker image. Click for full size.
April 10, 2009
3. Jerome Connor Marker
Jerome Connor Memorial image. Click for full size.
April 10, 2009
4. Jerome Connor Memorial
Old stone bridge behind memorial. Blue building at far right distance is Tom Crean's South Pole Inn.
 
 
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