The Crumlin Gaol: Taking a Break from Freedom

Karla Ramos takes you through the Crum, Ireland’s last remaining Victorian-era prison.

There are lots of ghost stories. The gaol had been a prison for more than a century and a half, and in those years the death penalty had been issued 17 times. Aside from men, these walls had also held women and children — probably innocents, too! One could expect that spooky stories abound, and there are many. Most of them involved The Tunnel!