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Margaret (Peg)Woffington c1714-1760

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Born in Dublin. The celebrated actress was not only a success in Dublin but also in London where she appeared for many years. She was a mistress to David Garrick for some years. She was buried in London. Photo by Eve Gamble

The photograph below shows Peg Woffington's cottage which is now a tea house.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Further information, location and directions to the grave are to be found in "The End - An Illustrated Guide to the Graves of Irish Writers".  Click here to order a copy of this book