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Wordless Wednesday!

Muiredach’s High Cross… Muiredach’s High Cross is a high cross from the 10th or possibly 9th century; and is located at the ruined monastic site of Monasterboice, Co. Louth, Ireland.  Muiredach’s cross is also known as the South Cross.  It has been described as … Continue reading

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The Beattie & McCadden Family

Donegal to Londonderry! Charlotte Elizabeth Beattie is my maternal great grandmother.  Born in Jul 1869, she was the youngest of nine children born to James Beattie and Rebecca McCadden of Co. Donegal. Her father and my 2nd great grandfather, James … Continue reading

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The Dark Hedges

The Dark Hedges, near Armoy and Ballymoney, Co. Antrim, Northern Ireland. The Dark Hedges is a relatively short avenue (about half a mile long) in Northern Ireland’s county Antrim, and about two centuries old. The 150 trees – beech trees … Continue reading

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