Corcomroe Abbey

Corcomroe Abbey

Corcomroe Abbey, Co Clare, Ireland

Corcomroe Abbey

Founded for Cistercian monks around 1195

Doonagore Castle

Doonagore Castle
Doonagore Castle, 16th century round tower house

Doonagore Castle
Doonagore Castle, The Burren, Co Clare, Ireland

Parknabinnia wedge tomb

Parknabinnia wedge tomb
Parknabinnia wedge tomb, the Burren, Co Clare, Ireland

Parknabinnia wedge tomb
Front entrance of Parknabinnia wedge tomb

Parknabinnia wedge tomb

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.

The Burren Landscape

The Burren Landscape
The Burren, Co Clare, Ireland

Burren - The Wild Atlantic Way
Burren – The Wild Atlantic Way

The Burren County Clare

The Burren Landscape

Burren wall
Typical Burren wall

Karst Burren landscape
Karst landscape of the Burren

The Burren Landscape in colour
The Burren in colour. Four images on film circa 1990

The Burren Landscape photograph

Image of the Burren

The Burren , County Clare

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

Poulnabrone Dolmen, revisited

Poulnabrone Portal Tomb
Poulnabrone Portal Tomb, The Burren, Co Clare, Ireland

Poulnabrone Portal Tomb
I photographed Poulnabrone 25 years earlier on film and when there was no rope barrier – you can see the results here http://www.tonyoneill.org/2016/12/04/poulnabrone-dolmen/

Poulnabrone Portal Tomb

Poulnabrone Dolmen

Poulnabrone Dolmen

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.