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View of a Cromliach [cromlech], call'd Fan-mac-cools Quoit at Howht [sic] 8 miles from Dublin [...]

Date

ca. 1780-1800

Collective Title

Rambles thro' the county of Dublin and some others in Ireland

Collection

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Description

A view of a cromlech at Howth, Co. Dublin, known locally as 'Fan McCool's quoit' (Beranger); Howth's coastline seen in the distance.

Citations/References: Beranger's Rambles in Ireland / with text by Peter Harbison. - Wordwell, 2004.
Original Accession: 3 C 31/12

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Image Credit

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Location

Dolmen Howth, Howth, Dublin, Republic of Ireland

Medium

Tww Comment

A cromlech is a type of single-chamber megalithic tomb