Legananny, county Down


A view from the front showing how the midwinter sun even in late morning shines on the underside of the capstone...

Another picture on a fraternal site

...and a view from behind the backstone looking towards the Mountains of Mourne.


J 289 434 - Sheet 20


Nearest village: Dromara

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Legananny, county Down:


A view from the front showing how the midwinter sun even in late morning shines on the underside of the capstone...


A view from behind on a misty day...

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


...and a closer view from behind the backstone looking towards the Mountains of Mourne.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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United Kingdom stamp

 


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Not far away, at J 303 427 in the same townland, in a small circular monastic enclosure,
is a shouldered cross-pillar from some time before the10th century
which inchoately illustrates a tendency to anthropomorphise some large, early
cross-pillars.




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