Glendalough (valley of 2 lakes) is one Irelands most important monastic sites. Founded by Saint Kevin in the 6th century it prospered until it was destroyed by Norman invaders in 1214 ad. Laurence O’Toole Irelands first canonised saint was abbot at Glendalough near the time of its destruction. It is located in county Wicklow

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  • Carol  Lewsley
    Carol Lewsleyabout 6 years ago

    another nice capture John is that a crypt in the left hand side of the photo

  • Agnes McGuinness
    Agnes McGuinnessabout 6 years ago

    Lovely, John. I like the way the path leads to the little building:)

  • Sean Farragher
    Sean Farragherabout 6 years ago

    great shot,,,,,,,,,

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