Theobald Wolfe Tone

Theobald Wolfe Tone (HMGSZ)

Location: Dublin, Dublin 31217 Dublin City
Country: Ireland
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N 53° 20.303', W 6° 15.371'

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An Irish patriot convicted of treason. He died mysteriously in prison in November 1798.

The memorial consists of a ten-foot figure of Wolfe Tone backed by a wall of rough granite columns of varying width and rising to 16 feet in height.

Behind the granite columns is a group of bronze figures that symbolize the past unhappy subjugation of the Irish people. This group represents the cause for which Tone sacrificed his life. He was thirty-five years old.

The memorial was unveiled by President de Valera in 1967.
Year Placed1967
Placed ByRepublic of Ireland
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Date Added Saturday, October 25th, 2014 at 7:08am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)29U E 682675 N 5913423
Decimal Degrees53.33838333, -6.25618333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 53° 20.303', W 6° 15.371'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds53° 20' 18.18" N, 6° 15' 22.26" W
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Area Code(s)478, 912
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 42 R138, Dublin Dublin 31217, IE
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