Monday, November 7, 2011

The Chieftan, Boyle Co Roscommon

Sitting on a hill on the side of the road overlooking the road from Sligo to Dublin stands this impressive sculpture. It commemorates a  battle in 1599 when an English force was ambushed by Irish Rebels.
Behind it is a little picnic area overlooking Lough Key

Sunday, November 6, 2011

Waiting on Shore, Sculpture Rosses Point, Sligo

This statue is dedicated to those lost at sea taken against the midday Sun