The Conduit

Artist(s) : Thomas Dineley (Draughtsman)

Depiction of an octagonal pillar, surmounted by a globe, erected at the communal conduit in the Cornmarket, Dublin.

Inscribed in Image

  • Caption within boundaries of image – The Conduit
  • Text within boundaries of image – ISLM

Image Details

Genre Scientific or Technical illustration
Technique Pen and ink drawings
Subject(s) Architecture
Geographical Location
  • Conduit, Cornmarket - Named locality
  • Dublin - Town or city
  • Dublin - County
  • Leinster - Province
Keywords(s) Columns, Monuments & memorials, Sculpture
Colour Handcoloured
Dimensions 4.2 cm x 12.1 cm
Published / created 1681

Bibliographical Details

Travel Account Observations in a Voyage through the Kingdom of Ireland
Print or manuscript Manuscript
Location of image in copy p. 56
Source copy National Library of Ireland MS 392
Rights Courtesy of the National Library of Ireland

Related text from travel account

In the Corne market is seen a Conduit of marble with a globick Dyall for the sun, with the Armes of Dublin and this Inscricon thereon in an escutcheon with Letter of Gold

The Armes
The Conduit