[Monument of Edward Copinger in St Mary’s Church, Youghal]

Artist(s) : Thomas Dineley (Draughtsman)

Pen and ink sketch of the sepulchral monument of Edward Copinger in St. Mary’s Church, Youghal, with inscription. The tomb appears to be in ill repair.

Inscribed in Image

  • Text within boundaries of image – HIC IACET EDWARDUS COPINGER VILL DE YOGHALL MERCATOR QUI OBIIT MDCXXIV.

Image Details

Genre Scientific or Technical illustration
Technique Pen and ink drawings
Subject(s) Antiquities and archaeological sites
Geographical Location
  • St Mary's Collegiate Church, Youghal - Named locality
  • Youghal - Town or city
  • Cork - County
  • Munster - Province
Keywords(s) Antiquities, Crosses, Inscriptions, Tombs & sepulchral monuments
Colour Monochrome
Dimensions 8 cm x 5 cm
Published / created 1681

Bibliographical Details

Travel Account Observations in a Voyage through the Kingdom of Ireland
Contributor(s)
Print or manuscript Manuscript
Location of image in copy p. 231
Source copy National Library of Ireland MS 392
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Rights Courtesy of the National Library of Ireland

Related text from travel account

In the Chappel adjoining to the West end of this Church called here the Portingals Chappel built by a family of that name are the remaines of these Gravestones following

Hic jacet Edwardus Copinger Vill de Youghall Mercator Qui Obiit MDCXXIV Et HELENA RONANA Uxor ejus posuit. [p. 231]
Monument of Edward Copinger in St Mary’s Church, Youghal