I run Boyne Valley Tours and noticed how often sheep are in photos of megalithic sites : Newgrange, Tara, Loughcrew, Avebury and more.

Monday, September 13, 2010

Athgreany Stone Circle (The Piper Stones), Co. Wicklow


Athgreany Stone Circle (Pipers Stones), look carefully for the sheep behind the bush.
 
Sheep at the outlier located about 50 meters from the stone circle. The story goes that a group
dancing to a piper on the sabbath were turned into stones, the outlier being the piper.

Monday, September 6, 2010

Sheep at Shronebirrane Stone Circle on the Beara Peninsula


Photo by Renate Klump - Wanderlust.ie

Many thanks to Ken Williams for identifying the Stone Circle. I was then able to find
another great Sheep photo of Shronebirrane Stone Circle on themodernantiquarian.com


Photo by Chris Bickerton


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