co. Derry

images of locations in county derry

Musseden Temple, Downhill. co.Derry 1785

The Mussenden Temple was built in 1785 and forms part of the estate of Frederick Augustus Hervey 'the Earl Bishop', Bishop of Derry and Earl of Bristol. It is perched dramatically on a 120 ft [...]

Tamlaghtfinlagan Church of Ireland, Ballykelly. co.Derry – 1795

Ballykelly village was a plantation settlement and contains some of the most interesting buildings erected in Ulster. These were funded by plantation companies during the 18th and 19th centuries like in this case by The [...]

Dungiven Castle, Dungiven. co.Derry – 1836

Dungiven Castle was the ancestral home of the O'Cahan clan who ruled the area between the 12th and 17th Century. Danny Boy, one of the most recorded melodies ever composed was originally called O'Cahan’s Lament. [...]

The Ponderosa Pub, Glenshane Pass. co.Derry – c.1900 (now renovated)

This pub started its life as a little farmhouse and is located on the Derry to Belfast road on the Glenshane Pass. It is reputedly the highest pub in Ireland. It has to be self [...]

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