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Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu (1814-1873) Writer

Vault No: C122 - 399

Brief History:

Was a famous Gothic author who wrote about the supernatural.
Wrote Uncle Silas, The Cock and the Anchor, House by the Churchyard, Wylder's Hand, All in the Dark and Haunted Lives.
Owned several Dublin newspapers and magazines.

Description of Monument:

Limestone slab on a granite vault, which is on the edge of the Nuns's Walk.

Directions to Vault:

Walk 75 metres along Nun's Walk via the Low Walk. On your left hand side you will see three Purser graves side by side. The Le Fanu vault is opposite these graves and to the left and alongside a Keane marble headstone on the road edge.

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