Thomas Campbell

Born 1733
Died 1795
Place of Birth Glack
Place of Death London
Gender Male
Biographical Notes Church of Ireland clergyman, travel writer. A journal from 1775, remained manuscript and published only in the 19th century, testifies of his vision of life in England. He wanted to disseminate a better knowledge of Ireland in England by his "Philosophical Survey of the South of Ireland" (1778). He has also written books of religious and political nature, and contributed to a new edition of Camden's "Britannia".

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Round Tower at Kildare (Author of travel text)

Abbey of Saint John in Kilkenny (Author of travel text)

Rock of Cashel (Author of travel text)

Ruins of Kilmallock (Author of travel text)