Age of rebellion

Sat, Mar 9, 2013, 00:00

Sir, – If Robert Emmet were born 225 years ago, he would have been a callow 15-year-old at the time of his rebellion (Irishman’s Diary, March 7th). He was born in 1778, 235 years ago. – Yours, etc,

LIAM DUNNE,

Blackrock Road, Cork.