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.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Patriots & Patriotism • Science & Medicine • Wars, Non-US • Women. A significant historical year for this entry is 1916.
Location. 53° 20.267′ N, 6° 15.54′ W. Marker is in Dublin, Leinster, in County Dublin. Marker and memorial are in St. Stephen's Green park, which is located at the southern terminus of Grafton Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Dublin, Leinster 2, Ireland. Touch for directions.
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 BandstandThomas 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). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Dublin.
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