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

ca. 1780-1800

Gabriel Beranger

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Title

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

Date

ca. 1780-1800

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.

Collective Title: Rambles thro' the county of Dublin and some others in Ireland
Citations/References: Beranger's Rambles in Ireland / with text by Peter Harbison. - Wordwell, 2004.
Original Accession: 3 C 31/12

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Location

Dolmen Howth, Howth, Dublin, Republic of Ireland

Continent

Location Accuracy

Pinpoint

Medium

Tww Comment

A cromlech is a type of single-chamber megalithic tomb

Credits

Collection

Image Credit

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