Death on the Double at Borklemore
Full title: ‘Put the saddle on the right horse’: Borklemore, West Wicklow, 1893
Creator / Author: Seán O’Sullivan
Item Type / Page count: Book Chapter / 19p
When Published: 2005
Publisher / Place of Publication: Mercier Press / Douglas Village, Cork
Parent Publication [book]: Hanging Crimes: when Ireland used the gallows / edited by Frank Sweeney / 284pp
About: An account of the double murder of two women at Borklemore in 1893, for which a 74-year old farmer, John Conran, was convicted, amid some controversy.
ID number(s): 1856354628 / 9781856354622
WW Connection #1: This incident occurred at Borklemore in the neighbourhood of Kiltegan in West Wicklow.
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Extra #3: The author of this chapter is a former principal of Valleymount National School.