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Silbury Hill, UK. Silbury Hill, near Avebury in Wiltshire, is the largest prehistoric man-made mound in Europe. It was created around 2660 BCE and stands 130 feet high, but its purpose is unknown. Despite centuries of study and excavation, it remains one of the most enigmatic of British prehistoric sites.

Silbury Hill, near Avebury in Wiltshire, is the largest prehistoric mound in Europe. It was created around 2660 BCE and stands 130 feet high. Despite centuries of study and excavation, it remains one of the most enigmatic of British prehistoric sites.

The Sword of William Wallace @ The National Wallace Monument in Stirling, Scotland

The Sword of William Wallace @ The National Wallace Monument in Stirling, Scotland Nadal Bvo Lewis Baillot I was THERE!

Ogham (᚛ᚑᚌᚐᚋ᚜) is an alphabet that appears on monumental inscriptions dating from the 4th to the 6th century AD, and in manuscripts dating from the 6th to the 9th century. It was used mainly to write Primitive and Old Irish, and also to write Old Welsh, Pictish and Latin. It was inscribed on stone monuments throughout Ireland, particuarly Kerry, Cork and Waterford, and in England, Scotland, the Isle of Man and Wales, particularly in Pembrokeshire in south Wales. (...)

Ogham (᚛ᚑᚌᚐᚋ᚜) is an alphabet that appears on monumental inscriptions dating from the to the century AD, and in manuscripts dating from the to the century. It was used mainly to write Primitive and Old Irish, and also to write Old Welsh, P

Beginning in the 1700's, the Irish were evicted by greedy landlords, which were primarily English, living in England. Once the famine began, the evictions became rampant, leaving the Irish homeless in their own land.

Irish history for St Patrick's Day - Beginning in the the Irish were evicted by greedy landlords, which were primarily English, living in England. Once the famine began, the evictions became rampant, leaving the Irish homeless in their own land.

Knights gravestone ~ St Columba's Isle, Isle of Skye, Scotland

Knights gravestone, St Columba’s Isle, Isle of Skye, Scotland

Celtic: Men-an-Tol, a small formation of standing stones near the Madron-Morvah road in Cornwall, England. Archaeologists suggest that the three stones are the remains of a Neolithic tomb.

Men an Tol - Photography: Cornwall. "Remotely located near Penzance in the west Cornish moors is the unique and enigmatic Men-an-Tol stone. Archaeologists suggest that the three stones that comprise the Men-an-Tol are the remains of a Neolithic tomb.

The Clonca graveslab. Believe it or not one of the earliest depictions of a hurley and sliothar comes from Co. Donegal, home of the All-Ireland football champions! It is found on a 15th century graveslab from Clonca (the ball and hurley/Camán are located beside the sword).

The Clonca graveslab. One of the earliest depictions of a hurley and sliothar comes from Co. Donegal, home of the All-Ireland football champions! It is found on a century graveslab from Clonca (the ball and hurley/Camán are located beside the sword).

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