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Kilmainham Gaol (Jail) | by Sean Munson
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Kilmainham Gaol (Jail)

This is the newer, Victorian wing. Kilmainham was built in the 1780s as one of the first reform prisons, with a new focus in keeping inmates separate. Many political prisoners were jailed and executed in Kilmainham before it was closed in 1924.

  

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Taken on January 9, 2006