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According to Google Bard: "Camden Place is a side street full of colourful street art in Dublin, Ireland. It is located near St. Stephen's Green and the Iveagh Gardens. There are a number of hostels and hotels in the area, as well as bars, restaurants, and shops."
You will notice that Copper Face Jack is mentioned in some of the murals. Copper Face Jacks is a legendary nightclub in Dublin, Ireland. It is known for its state-of-the-art lighting and sound systems, as well as its decidedly upbeat (even cheesy) playlist. The nightclub is open 7 nights a week from 10pm until late.
The nickname "Copper Face Jack" was actually applied to two different historical figures, both from Ireland.
John Scott, 1st Earl of Clonmell (1739-1798) was a controversial Irish judge and politician who lived in the 18th century. He was known for his heavy drinking and his harsh rulings, and he was eventually impeached by the Irish House of Commons. Scott was a notorious figure in Dublin society, and he was often seen in pubs and taverns around the city. It is said that he got the nickname "Copper Face Jack" because of his red, pockmarked complexion.
John "Gentleman" Joyce (1773-1822) was a highwayman and horse thief who operated in the Wicklow Mountains in the early 19th century. He was also known for his drinking habits, and he was said to have a particular fondness for poitín, a strong Irish moonshine. Joyce was a popular figure among the local people, and he was known for his generosity and his sense of humour. He was eventually captured and hanged in 1822.
It is unclear which of these two men is the actual inspiration for the name of the nightclub Copper Face Jacks. However, both figures were well-known in Dublin for their drinking habits and their colourful personalities, so it is likely that they both contributed to the nickname's popularity.
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