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Ballybeg Priory, co. Cork

I am currently finishing episode 14 of the podcast. Hopefully it will be out early next week, in the meantime here is a short photoessay of Ballybeg priory, Co. Cork. Situated close to the...
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Barryscourt Castle, Co Cork.

Barryscourt Castle, county Cork is perhaps the best restored castle in Ireland. Situated 10 miles east of Cork city at Carraigtwohill,  the towerhouse has been renovated to what it looked like in the late...
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The Rock of Dunamase

The Rock of Dunmase is a stunning medieval ruin perched on a rocky outcrop a few miles east of Portlaoise, Co Laois. Overlooking the surrounding landscape the ruinous castle was once a formidable fortress....
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Photo essay: Loughmoe Castle.

Loughmoe Castle is situated on the banks of the river Suir in North Tipperary. Built between the 15th and 17th centuries it was the seat of Barons of Loughmoe, the Anglo-Norman Purcell family. The earliest...
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The Phoenix Park in Pictures

The Phoenix park is one the largest walled city parks in Europe. Situated on the fringe of Dublin city centre, the park was opened to the public in 1745. Since then it has seen...
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The Black Castle Leighlinbridge

While passing through Leighlinbridge I came across a ruinous tower house called the Black castle so I grabbed a few pictures for a quick post……. The Black castle is situated at Leighlinbridge, Co Carlow commanding a...
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Images from The Land War

We are used to watching news in real time through television  and social media. It was in the 19th century that the antecedent of the modern news industry emerged through newspapers and magazines. Although...
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Grangegorman Military Cemetery

Grangegorman military cemetery is almost completely unknown in Dublin. Situated close to McKee Barracks on Blackhorse Avenue, its anonymity is more to do with those buried there than its location. The issue of Irishmen...
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