Fuerty Abbey

Fuerty Abbey
Fuerty Abbey and Ancient Graveyard, Co Roscommon, Ireland

Fuerty Abbey

Fuerty Abbey

Fuerty Abbey

Fuerty Abbey

Kells Monastic Site

Kells (Ceanannas Mór) monastery was founded in 554AD by St Columba (St Colmcille).
Kells High Cross
Kells High Cross – The East Cross,  east face

Kells High Cross and Round Tower
Kells High Cross and Round Tower

Kells High Round Tower
Kells Round Tower, 10th century

Kells High Cross - Cross of Patrick and Columba
Kells High Cross – The South Cross aka Cross of Patrick and Columba

Kells High Cross - The West Cross
Kells High Cross – The West Cross, west face

Kells the Market Cross
9th century Kells High Cross – The Market Cross, west face.

Kells the Market Cross
Kells High Cross – The Market Cross, east face

The base of the Market Cross
Kells High Cross – the base of the Market Cross

Spire doorway
Spire doorway. Kells Monastic Site, Co Meath, Ireland

Cahercommaun Stone Fort

Cahercommaun Stone Fort
Cahercommaun Stone Fort, The Burren, Co Clare, Ireland

Cahercommaun Stone Fort
Three ringed stone fort perched on a cliff edge. Built circa 800AD

Cahercommaun Stone Fort
The outer walls are quite ruinous

Kilfenora High Crosses

Kilfenora High Cross
The North High Cross

Kilfenora High Cross
The west face of the Doorty Cross

Doorty Cross
The east face of the Doorty Cross

High Cross shaft fragment
High Cross shaft fragment

Bishops Head
Bishops Head above the entrance

Kilfenora Cathedral
Kilfenora Cathedral, The Burren, Co Clare Ireland

Caherconnell Stone Fort

Caherconnell Stone Fort
Caherconnell Stone Fort, The Burren, Co Clare, Ireland

Caherconnell Stone Fort
The cashel was built in the 10th Century.

Caherconnell Stone Fort
The new entrance dates to the 15th – 16th century

Caherconnell Stone Fort
Wall detail.

Caherconnell Stone Fort
Caherconnell Stone Fort is located in the karst rugged limestone landscape of the Burren like Cahermore Stone Fort.

St. Brigid’s Holy Well

St. Brigid’s Holy Well
Saint Brigid’s Well, Liscannor, Co Clare, Ireland

Saint Brigid’s Well
Came across this well on the way to the Cliffs of Moher – it’s amazing.

Saint Brigid’s Well
In the wall of the grotto

St. Brigid’s Holy Well
The entrance to the grotto and well

Kilmacduagh Monastery

Kilmacduagh Monastery
Kilmacduagh Monastery, Gort, Co Clare, Ireland

Kilmacduagh Monastery

Kilmacduagh Monastery

Kilmacduagh Monastery

Kilmacduagh Round Tower
Kilmacduagh Round Tower at 34 meters – the tallest round tower in the world

Kilmacduagh Round Tower

Kilmacduagh Monastery

Cahermore Stone Fort

Cahermore Stone Fort
Cahermore Stone Fort aka Ballyallaban ringfort, The Burren, Co Clare, Ireland

Cahermore Stone Fort
Fortified farmstead with walls up to 9 feet thick and high, built in the medieval period.

Cahermore Stone Fort
Cahermore Stone Fort is located in the karst rugged limestone landscape of the Burren like Caherconnell Stone Fort.

Ballindoon Abbey (Priory)

Ballindoon Abbey aka St Mary's Priory
Ballindoon Abbey – the ruin of a Dominican Priory, aka St Mary’s Priory

Ballindoon Abbey aka St Mary's Priory

Ballindoon Abbey - Dominican Priory
Ballindoon Abbey overlooking Lough Arrow, Co Sligo, Ireland