25 Photos That Make You Want to Visit Northern Ireland Today!  || The Travel Tester

25 Photos That Make You Want to Visit Northern Ireland Today!

25 Photos That Make You Want to Visit Northern Ireland Today! || The Travel Tester

Dappled with apple orchards, Armagh was once the ancient seat of St Patrick…

Armagh

Dappled with apple orchards, Armagh was once the ancient seat of St Patrick…

Kilnasaggart Stone, County Armagh, Northern Ireland Old Irish inscription is translated as 'this place, bequeathed by Ternoc, son of Cernan the Little under the patronage of Peter the Apostle', erected in the early 700's AD, making it the earliest datable stone monument in Ireland. It is decorated with ten crosses and excavations in 1966 and 1968 uncovered a number of stone built and dug graves nearby. Close to the pillar are several small stones, some with crosses.

Kilnasaggart Stone, County Armagh, Northern Ireland Old Irish inscription is translated as 'this place, bequeathed by Ternoc, son of Cernan the Little under the patronage of Peter the Apostle', erected in the early 700's AD, making it the earliest datable stone monument in Ireland. It is decorated with ten crosses and excavations in 1966 and 1968 uncovered a number of stone built and dug graves nearby. Close to the pillar are several small stones, some with crosses.

My Grandfather and my great-grandmother are from #32 County Down, Killyleagh My great-grandfather is from #31 County Armagh, Lurgan

My Grandfather and my great-grandmother are from #32 County Down, Killyleagh My great-grandfather is from #31 County Armagh, Lurgan

Flags of the Counties of Ireland redesign [OC]

Flags of the Counties of Ireland redesign [OC]

This is the Ballymacdermot Cairn located in Co Armagh, Northern Ireland.        This monument, lying on the slopes of Ballymacdermot Mountain close to Newry, is an extremely well preserved Neolithic burial site with three chambers. It can be dated between 4000 and 2500 BC. Locally known as 'The Fairy Ring', and is reputed to be haunted. Capture here under full moon with a ring of Fire by means of oil lantern.

This is the Ballymacdermot Cairn located in Co Armagh, Northern Ireland. This monument, lying on the slopes of Ballymacdermot Mountain close to Newry, is an extremely well preserved Neolithic burial site with three chambers. It can be dated between 4000 and 2500 BC. Locally known as 'The Fairy Ring', and is reputed to be haunted. Capture here under full moon with a ring of Fire by means of oil lantern.

Ballykeel Dolmen County Armagh, Ireland;  nicknamed 'The Hag's Chair';  the capstone is about 10 feet long;  photo by mini pixel

Ballykeel Dolmen County Armagh, Ireland; nicknamed 'The Hag's Chair'; the capstone is about 10 feet long; photo by mini pixel

armagh, northern ireland | villages and towns in europe + travel destinations #wanderlust

armagh, northern ireland | villages and towns in europe + travel destinations #wanderlust

Ballymacdermott Cairn, County Armagh, Northern Ireland - This monument, lying on the southern slopes of Ballymacdermot Mountain close to Newry, is an extremely well preserved Neolithic burial site with three chambers. It can be dated between 4000 and 2500 BC.

Ballymacdermott Cairn, County Armagh, Northern Ireland - This monument, lying on the southern slopes of Ballymacdermot Mountain close to Newry, is an extremely well preserved Neolithic burial site with three chambers. It can be dated between 4000 and 2500 BC.

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