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    One of the most picturesque churches in Ireland

    By | September 19th, 2018|Categories: Churches and Cathedrals >1100, County Cork, Early Medieval Period 400 - 1150 a.d, The Province of Munster|Tags: |

    Gougane Barra, Ballingeary, County Cork. 6th - 19th century Gougane Barra is a wild and wonderful glaciated valley located in the Shehy Mountains in West Cork. The name translates to mean 'Finbarr's Rock' and is [...]

    A 5 Star Beauty in the wilds of Donegal

    By | August 11th, 2018|Categories: Castles & Tower Houses 1350 - 1850 a.d, County Donegal, The Province of Ulster, The Victorian era 1840 - 1910|Tags: |

    Lough Eske Castle, Lough Eske. County Donegal           1868 Lough Eske was once part of the domain of the powerful O’Donnell clan who ruled from the nearby Donegal Castle for hundreds of years. After the Flight of [...]

    An excellent example of an early Irish Cistercian Monastery

    By | July 1st, 2018|Categories: County Roscommon, County Roscommon, Heritage Sites, Holy Orders 1100-1500, Military Structures 1600 >, The Province of Connacht|Tags: , , |

    Boyle Abbey, Boyle. County Roscommon         1161 -  1592 Boyle Abbey was the first Cistercian monastery founded in the Province of Connacht. It was established in 1161 under the patronage of the MacDermotts [...]

    One of the finest and largest Neolithic court tombs in Ireland

    By | June 1st, 2018|Categories: County Sligo, Heritage Sites, Monuments & Curiosities, Neolithic 4000 b.c - 2500 b.c, Super Significant, The Province of Connacht|Tags: , , |

    Creevykeel Court Tomb, Creevykeel. County Sligo       c. 4000 – 2500 b. c. The Creevykeel Court Tomb is regarded as one of the finest examples of a full-court tomb in Ireland. This national monument is in [...]