Deansgrange Cemetery opened in 1865 and there are approximately 120,000 people buried there. The cemetery is under the control of Dun Laoghaire Rathdown County Council. There are quite a few famous people buried here and these include Count John McCormack, Frank O'Connor, Flann O'Brien, Sean Lemass, John A Costello and Kathleen Lynn. Photographs of these and other graves can be found at

Dead and Buried in Dublin provides a guided tour of the historic graves in the cemetery. The End - Graves of Irish Writers gives directions to a further dozen graves not mentioned in the previous volume.

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