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View of the Druids Chair at Southwell's Glen, 5 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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From the Collection

Description

A view of three tall stones forming a u-shape - the 'Druid's Chair'; three small stones lie on the ground beside them supporting a large boulder (a dolmen or cromlech), with trees behind. A pathway leads to the stones; two sheep graze to the left of the path.

Citations/References: Beranger's Rambles in Ireland / with text by Peter Harbison. - Wordwell, 2004.
Original Accession: 3 C 31/11

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Image Credit

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Location

Brehon's Chair, Whitechurch, Rathfarnham, Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown, Republic of Ireland

Medium

Tww Comment

The granite structure is over two meters tall