Episode 29 – Missing Persons Monument

One of the more poignant plaques to feature in our series is the one dedicated to missing persons in Ireland. It’s found in a quiet, secluded part of the Castle Park and is a bronze column composed of casts from the hands of family members of missing persons. Ann Mulrooney, CEO of Visual Carlow was working as an artist at the time and she made the sculpture and recalls its creation in the following programme