|You have to love a place where people have stone circles and|
dolmen in their front yards...although the OPW staff later
assured us that this one was indeed a folly; you have to love
a place where people do follies like this...
|We got to Carrowmore too late to tour the site...although you can|
probably see a dozen circles just from the parking lot
|Knocknarea, from Carrowmore Tombs|
|Surmounted by Queen Maeve's cairn and tomb; Queen Maeve|
is one of those Irish mythical figures presumably dating from
the Bronze or even Iron ages; the cairn atop Knocknarea has
been dated to 3,500BC, way, way older...