Mountjoy Prison

Mountjoy Prison, founded as Mountjoy Gaol and nicknamed The Joy, is a medium security prison located in in the centre of , . It has the largest prison population in Ireland. The current prison warden is Brian Murphy.

Landmarks in the Area

Hospital
Not to be confused with the The Mater Misericordiae University Hospital is a major teaching hospital, based at Eccles Street, , on the northside of , . Photo: DubhEire, CC0.

Church
St. Joseph's Carmelite Church on Berkeley Road, , is the Roman Catholic church of the Berkeley Road Parish. Photo: DubhEire, CC0.

Pitch
Dalymount Park is a football stadium in on the Northside of , . Photo: Uspn, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

Suburb
Phibsborough, also spelled Phibsboro, is a mixed commercial and residential neighbourhood on the Northside of , . is situated 250 meters southwest of Mountjoy Prison. Photo: RustyTheDog, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Suburb
Grangegorman is a suburb on the northside of city, . is situated 1¼ km southwest of Mountjoy Prison.

Suburb
Ballybough is an inner city district of northeast city, . is situated 1½ km east of Mountjoy Prison.

Mountjoy Prison

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