The Modern Antiquarian. Ancient Sites, Stone Circles, Neolithic Monuments, Ancient Monuments, Prehistoric Sites, Megalithic Mysteries

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Roaringwater Journal

Derrynablaha has the densest concentration of rock-art on the island of Ireland. Scroll down to see a contributor to this parish.


– mountains of meaning

This blog examines mountain environments from the perspective of landscape archaeology; what people did on and around mountains and how this can inform us about how ancient and not so ancient people used, perceived and interacted with these places.

County Cork

Roaringwater Journal

'Visual rubbing' of a rock art panel in Derreennaclogh, Co Cork.

Keadeen Cursus

Keadeen cursus from Bing maps

See miscellaneous post.

Newgrange (Passage Grave)

Newgrange images through the ages

Irish Archaeology collection of images and article.

Lismullin (Timber Circle)

Harvesting the Stars

New book on the excavations at Lismullin.

Kileenmore (Bullaun Stone)


The Nine-hole stone a little over 6 years ago.

Hill Of Uisneach

Festival of the Fires

Annual music and arts festival held at the Hill of Uisneach

Caherconree (Stone Fort / Dun)

A Wee Bit Of Ireland

One man's day at Caherconree

Voices From The Dawn

Folklore for Caherconree

Lambay Island (Cairn(s))

Lambay Heritage

This page is based on an article by the late Tom O'Shea which was originally published in "Malahide News" in 1989.


Voices from the Dawn

The folklore of Ireland's ancient monuments

Dranagh (now in St. Mullins) (Cup and Ring Marks / Rock Art)

My flickr

A digital photo of a printed photo of the original stone.

Wardstown (Rath)

Nice overhead shots of the site here

Newgrange (Passage Grave)

Beyond The Pale (including Irish Genius)

What once was
Taxi-driving, graphic artist with a penchant for high hills and low boulders. Currently residing in Tallaght where I can escape to the wildernesses of Wicklow within 10 minutes.

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