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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