1900 – Birth of Pamela Hinkson

Birth of Pamela Hinkson, daughter of Katharine Tynan; she’s best known for her novel “The Ladies Road” which sold over 100,000 copies in the Penguin edition.

Pamela Hinkson (19 November 1900 – 26 May 1982) was an Anglo-Irish writer, the daughter of Katharine Tynan and barrister Henry Albert Hinkson (1865-1919). She was widely published and her book, The Ladies’ Road (1932), sold over 100,000 copies in the Penguin edition.

Under the pseudonym of Peter Deane, she wrote The Victors (1925) and Harvest (1927) set during and after the First World War.



Posted by

Stair na hÉireann is steeped in Ireland's turbulent history, culture, ancient secrets and thousands of places that link us to our past and the present. With insight to folklore, literature, art, and music, you’ll experience an irresistible tour through the remarkable Emerald Isle.