Cross Abbey

Crosses at Cross Abbey
Crosses at Cross Abbey, Belmullet, Co Mayo, Ireland

2 Ancient pillars
2 Ancient pillars stand in the ruins of the old church

Cross Abbey

The graveyard with many unmarked stones

Worn Ogham stone

The closest pillar may be a worn Ogham stone with faint traces of straight and slant scores on the natural-square edge

Cross Abbey

Dún Briste sea stack

Dún Briste sea stack
Dún Briste sea stack at Downpatrick Head, Co Mayo, Ireland

Dún Briste sea stack

Dún Briste sea stack

Athcarne Castle

Athcarne Castle
The ruin of Athcarne Castle, Co Meath, Ireland. Built by William Bathe in 1590

Athcarne Cross

The White Cross (Athcarne Cross) erected in circa 1675 by Dame Cecilia Bathe as a memorial to herself and her husband Sir Luke Bathe who rented Athcarne Castle – it having been seized by Cromwell from the Bathe family.
Athcarne Cross
The east face of the cross depicted the Crucifixion of Jesus with his arms  held high above the head along the shaft of the cross and feet on a skull and crossbones.

Athcarne Cross
The west face with the Madonna and Child, with weathered carving of the arms of the Bathe and Dowdall families

Belfast Palm House

Belfast Palm House
Palm House, Botanic Gardens, Belfast, Co Antrim, Northern Ireland

Belfast Palm House
The Palm House was completed in 1840

Belfast Palm House door
Belfast Palm House door

Timahoe Round Tower

Timahoe Round Tower
Timahoe Round Tower and church ruin, Co Laois, Ireland

Timahoe Round Tower
St. Mochua, founded a monastery here in the 7th century

Timahoe Round Tower
12th century round tower standing 30m high

Rock of Dunamase

Rock of Dunamase
The Rock of Dunamase – ruins of 12 century castle, Co Laois, Ireland

Taghadoe Round Tower

Taghadoe Round Tower
Taghadoe Round Tower, Co Kildare, Ireland

Taghadoe Round Tower
Taghadoe: Teach Tua (the house of Tua). St. Tua, also called Ultan the silent founded a monastic settlement here in the the 6th Century

Taghadoe Round Tower

Cushendun Beach Sleepers

Cushendun Beach Sleepers
Cushendun, Co Antrim, Northern Ireland

Cushendun Beach Sleepers
Railway sleepers used as a beach defense

Cushendun Beach Sleepers

Donore Castle

Donore Castle
Donore Castle, Co Meath, Ireland

Donore Castle
Three storey tower house near the river Boyne

Donore Castle
Round tower on the corner housing a stairway

Donore Castle