Pirates Grave, Kenure [...].
B.P. Scally 1959.
|Main Creator:||Scally, Brendan, 1921- artist.|
The pirate's grave in the old graveyard at Kenure, Rush, County Dublin. The skull and crossbones carving on the tombstone has been removed.
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Title inscribed in pencil l.r..
Inscribed in pencil l.c..: Jack "The Batchelor" Connor born Wexford 1736 came to Rush 12 yrs old traded illegally with Isle of Man then owned by "Duke of Atholl" & used by pirates as clearing house for contraband. Jack & Capt. Field were supplied with boats by Dublin merchants. Traded between Dunkirk Dublin [...] became ill & died in 1772 aged 36.
Physical description: 1 drawing : pencil ; 33.2 x 29.5 cm..
Attributed to Brendan Scally, (1921-).
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|PD 4055 TX (1) 71||Prints & Drawings - Appt. only||Prints & Drawings|
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