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The Standing Stone

Rathurles and surrounds – A forgotten royal complex and a previously unrecognised henge?

Garranbane (Wedge Tomb)

Further info on Garranbane megalithic tomb by Elizabeth Twohig

Corr Aille Spiral (Cup and Ring Marks / Rock Art)

News of discovery of new prehistoric rock art in Kerry

This link is to a piece on RTE news detailing the discovery of this rock-art in Co. Kerry.

Maughsilly (Stone Row / Alignment)

Megalithic Monuments of Ireland

Link to pic of the stone row. According to Ruggles Prehistoric Astronomy of Britain & Ireland this is aligned to the Major Moonrise.

Scartbaun (Stone Row / Alignment)


After looking at Ruggles book on Prehistoric Astronomy in Britain & Ireland I had this noted as being aligned to the Major Moonset. However this link which features pictures of the row points it toward toward the major moonrise.

Baurgorm SW (Stone Circle)

Link to details on Baurgorm SW

This site is aligned to winter solstice sunset (Jack Roberts 2013)

Cloonsharragh (Stone Row / Alignment)

Cloonsharragh Stone Row

This stone row is thought to be aligned to summers solstice sun-rise over Mt Brandon.

Kilickaforavane (Passage Grave)

Irelands most southernly Passage Tomb

The Gossan Stones (Stone Row / Alignment)

Gossan Stones - Equinox Alignment

It is thought that this stone pair is aligned to the Equinox Rising Sun.

Derryinver (Stone Row / Alignment)

Trek Earth

Link to Thomas Damm's image of this stone row - it is meant to be aligned to winter solstice sunset at approx 1.30pm.

Highpark (Standing Stone / Menhir)

Megalithic Monuments of Ireland

Iniscaltra (Christianised Site)

Excavation report including the very unusual structure know as the "Confessional"

Information on Holy Island

Cahernahallia (Artificial Mound)

Link to Heritage Centre Website

Buachaill Bréige (Cairn(s))

Old photo of the cairn on Knockfeerina

Looks very similar to cairns on Paps of Anu

Bohernabreena (Rath)

The Destruction of Da Dergas Hostel

Link to info about Bohernabreena or Bruiden da Derga

County Cavan

The Cavan Burren

History and Folklore of the Cavan Burren

Freestone Hill (Cairn(s))

Link to info on Freestone Hill

Link to info on Freestone Hill

Knockfeerina (Sacred Hill)

Aerial photo of Knockfierna

Last time i looked, Knockfierna wasnt on Google Earth so this Aerial photo may be of use.

Link doesnt seem so to get to the photo, click the menu for photos.
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