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      Seefin Passage Tomb, Kilbride. co.Wicklow c.3300-3000 b.c

      By | May 24th, 2017|Categories: co. Wicklow, Latest Additions, Leinster, National Monuments, Stone to Iron Age 4000 bc - 500ad|Tags: , , |

      This national monument is the Neolithic Seefin Passage Tomb built around 5000 years ago on a 650m high mountain in North Wicklow. It's name in Irish (Suidh Fhionn) means "The Seat of Fionn" and these [...]

      Moore Abbey, Monasterevin. co.Kildare 1767

      By | April 6th, 2017|Categories: co. Kildare, Georgian 1720 > 1840, Leinster, Monuments & Curiosities|Tags: |

      Moore Abbey stands on an ancient site that was originally the 7th century monastery of St Evin. In the 12th century it became a rich and powerful Cistercian Monastery and after the suppression of the [...]

      Castledermot, co.Kildare. c.10th Round Tower, c.9th Crosses and c.12th Friary

      By | April 4th, 2017|Categories: Celtic Crosses 700>1100, co. Kildare, Curious Ireland, Early Christian Churches 400 - 1100 ad, Leinster, Monastic Houses1100-1500, Monuments & Curiosities, National Monuments, Norman Castles & Mottes 1170 - 1320, Normans, Round Towers 900 - 1100 ad|Tags: , , , |

      The small town of Castledermot in south Kildare takes it's name from 'Diseart Diarmad' meaning 'Dermot's Hermitage'. It must have been a very important ecclesiastical centre as there are many fine ruins including the remains [...]

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          Seefin Passage Tomb, Kilbride. co.Wicklow c.3300-3000 b.c

          May 24th, 2017|0 Comments

          This national monument is the Neolithic Seefin Passage Tomb built around 5000 years ago on a 650m high [...]

          Moore Abbey, Monasterevin. co.Kildare 1767

          April 6th, 2017|0 Comments

          Moore Abbey stands on an ancient site that was originally the 7th century monastery of St Evin. In [...]

          Castledermot, co.Kildare. c.10th Round Tower, c.9th Crosses and c.12th Friary

          April 4th, 2017|0 Comments

          The small town of Castledermot in south Kildare takes it's name from 'Diseart Diarmad' meaning 'Dermot's Hermitage'. It [...]

          Deenagh Lodge, Killarney. co.Kerry 1834

          March 22nd, 2017|0 Comments

          This beautiful cottage orne is Deenagh Lodge. It is located at the entrance to Killarney National Park beside [...]

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          Seefin Passage Tomb, Kilbride. co.Wicklow c.3300-3000 b.c

          This national monument is the Neolithic Seefin Passage Tomb built around 5000 years ago on a 650m high mountain in North Wicklow. It's name in Irish (Suidh Fhionn) means "The Seat of Fionn" and these tombs appear in ancient stories as entrances to the 'otherworld', 'the homes of the gods'or symbolised the belly of a pregnant woman where the passage is [...]

          2405, 2017

          Seefin Passage Tomb, Kilbride. co.Wicklow c.3300-3000 b.c

          May 24th, 2017|0 Comments

          This national monument is the Neolithic Seefin Passage Tomb built around 5000 years ago on a 650m high mountain in North Wicklow. It's name in Irish (Suidh Fhionn) means "The Seat of [...]

          604, 2017

          Moore Abbey, Monasterevin. co.Kildare 1767

          April 6th, 2017|0 Comments

          Moore Abbey stands on an ancient site that was originally the 7th century monastery of St Evin. In the 12th century it became a rich and powerful Cistercian Monastery and after the [...]

          2405, 2017

          Seefin Passage Tomb, Kilbride. co.Wicklow c.3300-3000 b.c

          May 24th, 2017|0 Comments

          This national monument is the Neolithic Seefin Passage Tomb built around 5000 years ago on a 650m high mountain in North Wicklow. It's name in Irish (Suidh Fhionn) means "The Seat of [...]

          604, 2017

          Moore Abbey, Monasterevin. co.Kildare 1767

          April 6th, 2017|0 Comments

          Moore Abbey stands on an ancient site that was originally the 7th century monastery of St Evin. In the 12th century it became a rich and powerful Cistercian Monastery and after the [...]

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          Seefin Passage Tomb, Kilbride. co.Wicklow c.3300-3000 b.c

          May 24th, 2017|0 Comments

          This national monument is the Neolithic Seefin Passage Tomb built around 5000 years ago on a 650m high mountain in North Wicklow. It's name in Irish (Suidh Fhionn) means "The Seat of Fionn" and these [...]

          Moore Abbey, Monasterevin. co.Kildare 1767

          April 6th, 2017|0 Comments

          Moore Abbey stands on an ancient site that was originally the 7th century monastery of St Evin. In the 12th century it became a rich and powerful Cistercian Monastery and after the suppression of the [...]

          Castledermot, co.Kildare. c.10th Round Tower, c.9th Crosses and c.12th Friary

          April 4th, 2017|0 Comments

          The small town of Castledermot in south Kildare takes it's name from 'Diseart Diarmad' meaning 'Dermot's Hermitage'. It must have been a very important ecclesiastical centre as there are many fine ruins including the remains [...]

          Deenagh Lodge, Killarney. co.Kerry 1834

          March 22nd, 2017|0 Comments

          This beautiful cottage orne is Deenagh Lodge. It is located at the entrance to Killarney National Park beside the Deenagh River. It was built in 1834 using the local river reed which being hollow offered [...]