Tag Archives: foildarrig

Hunting for a Holy Well

I’ve been spending some time exploring the maps at Archaeology.ie and happily discovered an ancient holy well, enclosure, and ritual site very close to my home. The site was within walking distance and the evening was warm, bright and calm … Continue reading

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Aghakista Bridge,Castletownbere, County Cork, Ireland

Within walking distance of Castletownbere is this little bridge. Once an active roadway it now leads to quiet forest with a gentle stream trickling nearby. The bluish photograph above, was posted on a sign erected by the Beara Historical Society … Continue reading

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