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Standing Stone / Menhir

<b>Craggaunowen</b>Posted by bawn79Image © Bawn79 © 2007
Nearest Town:Tulla (7km N)
OS Ref (IE):   R464737 / Sheet: 58
Latitude:52° 48' 42.08" N
Longitude:   8° 47' 41.98" W

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<b>Craggaunowen</b>Posted by bawn79


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Visited 20.5.11
As with the Portal Tomb, the stone appears genuine enough but I can't believe it just 'happens' to be standing here.
It is far more likely to either be a reconstruction or is genuine but brought here from somewhere else.
It is approximately 2 metres high and has Ogham Script down one edge.
Posted by CARL
3rd June 2011ce

This standing stone is located in Craggaunowen folk park in Co. Clare.
It is about 1.5m high. It is mentioned on the information leaflet that they give out but is not on the OS Map.
bawn79 Posted by bawn79
21st August 2007ce