Loughcrew, county Meath

Cairn L on Carnbane West

The chamber with the freestanding limestone monolith or menhir (left)...

photographed by Ian Thompson


...and earlier photographs of some of the poetic engravings.

The design on the top right of the bottom picture is also found on open-air petroglyphic boulders,
for example at Ormaig in the Kilmartin Valley, Argyll, Scotland.


more on passage tombs >


Cairn T on Carnbane East >

more Loughcrew pictures on Ken Williams' website


more Loughcrew pictures and lore on the Voices from the Dawn website

Loughcrew from the Air >

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