Barrow Way revisited 14-16/04/2014

Photos from our latest visit to county Carlow
Blackstairs Mountains View of the Blackstairs Mountains from The Forge B&B, Borris
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Blackstairs Mountains
View of the Blackstairs Mountains from The Forge B&B, Borris
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Daybreak the moon going down behind the Blackstairs Mountains
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Daybreak
the moon going down behind the Blackstairs Mountains
Another sunny day early morning at The Forge
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Another sunny day
early morning at The Forge
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St Mullin's Abbey, Co Carlow St Mullin's Abbey
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St Mullin's Abbey, Co Carlow
St Mullin's Abbey
St Mullins Gravestones in the Abbey grounds
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St Mullins
Gravestones in the Abbey grounds
St Mullins High Cross this is pretty old, said to date from the 9th or 10th century AD
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St Mullins High Cross
this is pretty old, said to date from the 9th or 10th century AD
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view from the Motte St Mullin's Abbey viewed from the top of the motte
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view from the Motte
St Mullin's Abbey viewed from the top of the motte
Downriver looking down the river Barrow from St Mullin's
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Downriver
looking down the river Barrow from St Mullin's
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St Mullins Lock the first lock on the walk from St Mullins to Graiguenamanagh
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St Mullins Lock
the first lock on the walk from St Mullins to Graiguenamanagh
Upside-down bridge the bridge is lowered to let the farmer move his sheep onto the island, then it's raised again for boats to pass
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Upside-down bridge
the bridge is lowered to let the farmer move his sheep onto the island, then it's raised again for boats to pass
Along the towpath Lynn sets off along the towpath
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Along the towpath
Lynn sets off along the towpath
Lone horse A horse grazes on the banks of The Barrow
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Lone horse
A horse grazes on the banks of The Barrow
Peace and quiet the only sound was birdsong, bees, a gentle breeze and the water rippling
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Peace and quiet
the only sound was birdsong, bees, a gentle breeze and the water rippling
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