Clogher Head Standing Stone revisited

Clogher Head Standing Stone

Clogher Head Standing Stone, Dingle Peninsula, Co Kerry, Ireland

Clogher Head Standing Stone

Clogher Head Standing Stone photographed on my first visit over 30 years ago.

Graigue Standing Stone

Graigue Standing Stone

Graigue Standing Stone, Dingle Peninsula, Kerry, Ireland

Graigue Standing Stone

The stone has split with one part having fallen onto another large stone

Dungiven Standing Stone

Dungiven Standing tone

Dungiven Standing Stone, Co Derry, Northern Ireland

Dungiven Standing tone

The 2 meter stone is on a mound in a field behind the graveyard of St Patrick’s church, Dungiven

Leacanabuaile Stone Fort

Leacanabuaile Stone Fort

Leacanabuaile Stone Fort, Co Kerry, Ireland

Leacanabuaile Stone Fort

The rectangular and circular structure in the cashel

Leacanabuaile Stone Fort

In the background Cahergal Stone Fort

Corrower Ogham Stone

Corrower Ogham Stone 1

Corrower Ogham Stone, Co Mayo, Ireland

Corrower Ogham Stone 2

This is a tall standing stone but…

Corrower Ogham Stone 3

the ogham inscription is quite worn

Corrower Ogham Stone 4

I’ve two interprations of the inscription “MAQ CERAN AVI ATHECETAIMIN” from http://www.megalithicireland.com/ and “Mac Uí Riaghan” from http://www.attymass.ie/ogham_stone.htm. Both sites have more info.

Corrower Ogham Stone 5

A very friendly farmer gave me access to the stone

Cahergal Stone Fort

Cahergal Stone Fort

Cahergal Stone Fort, Co Kerry, Ireland

Cahergal Stone Fort

The path to Cahergal Stone For

Cahergal Stone Fort

The circular structure in the centre of the cashel

Cahergal Stone Fort

The interior tiered walls with stepped rampart

Cahergal Stone Fort

Doorway from inside the cashel