Militaria Archive

Kilmainham Jail, Dublin, Ireland, pt.2

Additional series of Kilmainham Jail photographs including areas of the museum normally closed to the public. This set includes the Old I.R.A. honour scroll and various Irish Republican prisoner graffiti (including of Parnell), the location of the Simon Donnelly & Ernie O'Malley escape as well as overhead cell door engravings. Also included is the 'Michael Collins' name carved into the wall opposite Eamon DeValera's Civil War era cell, the 'Gauntlet' corridor where Republican prisoners endured beatings & a series of water colours painted at Frongoch.