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Corr Aille Spiral (Cup and Ring Marks / Rock Art)

News of discovery of new prehistoric rock art in Kerry


This link is to a piece on RTE news detailing the discovery of this rock-art in Co. Kerry.

Maughsilly (Stone Row / Alignment)

Megalithic Monuments of Ireland


Link to pic of the stone row. According to Ruggles Prehistoric Astronomy of Britain & Ireland this is aligned to the Major Moonrise.

Scartbaun (Stone Row / Alignment)

Mega-What


After looking at Ruggles book on Prehistoric Astronomy in Britain & Ireland I had this noted as being aligned to the Major Moonset. However this link which features pictures of the row points it toward toward the major moonrise.

Baurgorm SW (Stone Circle)

Link to details on Baurgorm SW


This site is aligned to winter solstice sunset (Jack Roberts 2013)

Cloonsharragh (Stone Row / Alignment)

Cloonsharragh Stone Row


This stone row is thought to be aligned to summers solstice sun-rise over Mt Brandon.

Kilickaforavane (Passage Grave)

Irelands most southernly Passage Tomb


The Gossan Stones (Stone Row / Alignment)

Gossan Stones - Equinox Alignment


It is thought that this stone pair is aligned to the Equinox Rising Sun.

Derryinver (Stone Row / Alignment)

Trek Earth


Link to Thomas Damm's image of this stone row - it is meant to be aligned to winter solstice sunset at approx 1.30pm.

Highpark (Standing Stone / Menhir)

Megalithic Monuments of Ireland


Iniscaltra (Christianised Site)

Excavation report including the very unusual structure know as the "Confessional"



Information on Holy Island


Cahernahallia (Artificial Mound)

Link to Heritage Centre Website


Buachaill Bréige (Cairn(s))

Old photo of the cairn on Knockfeerina


Looks very similar to cairns on Paps of Anu

Bohernabreena (Rath)

The Destruction of Da Dergas Hostel



Link to info about Bohernabreena or Bruiden da Derga


County Cavan

The Cavan Burren


History and Folklore of the Cavan Burren

Freestone Hill (Cairn(s))

Link to info on Freestone Hill


Link to info on Freestone Hill

Knockfeerina (Sacred Hill)

Aerial photo of Knockfierna


Last time i looked, Knockfierna wasnt on Google Earth so this Aerial photo may be of use.

Link doesnt seem so to get to the photo, click the menu for photos.

Mountrussel (Wedge Tomb)

Pics of Lost Tomb


A number of interesting pics of what I believe to me the tomb I couldnt find in the pine plantation.
It may be possible to figure out its location if it still exists from them.

Lough Gur O (Stone Circle)

Old Photo of Lough Gur O


Old Photo of Lough Gur O, interesting to anyone who has been to it. It looks a lot different today, much more over grown.
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Megalithic explorer from Co. Tipperary in Ireland. Travelling Munster in search of adventures.

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