Thursday, September 20, 2012

Abbey, Donegal town.

First founded in the 1470's by Red Hugh O Donnell, known as The O'Donnell. He was one of the O'Donnell clan whos castle history and photos can be seen here. He is also the Chieftan who's sculpture can be seen here
view looking out bay
panoramic view click to enlarge
shots of the ruins
some of the graves
the cloisters

5 comments:

Martine said...

Great photos - as always!

Siggy Buckley said...

Stunning as usual! Is there any way you could possibly take a picture of the post office in Birdhill, Co Tipp? I'm finishing my book on my life in Ireland "I Once had a farm in Ireland" and would love to have a pic from the inside.I guess they haven't renovated it?

Paz said...

@ Martine thks only noticed your comment
@ Siggy I have not been down that way in a while, but I know people close by I will ask them

leila3 said...

Hmm...I wanna visit Ireland.

Paz said...

Its nice when the weather is good