CARLETON ANNIVERSARY

Grave of William Carleton at Mount Jerome Cemetery, Dublin  Photo: © Michael Fisher

Grave of William Carleton at Mount Jerome Cemetery, Dublin Photo: © Michael Fisher

This is the 146th anniversary of the death of the leading 19thC Irish author William Carleton on January 30th 1869. He is buried at Mount Jerome Cemetery in Dublin. I left a small floral tribute at his grave there recently.

JJ Slattery oil portrait of William Carleton in National Gallery of Ireland

JJ Slattery oil portrait of William Carleton in National Gallery of Ireland

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