Landscapes Céide Fields
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Copyright: Dept of Environment, Heritage & Local Govt
Image Size: 800 x 526    Uploaded on: 25/04/2008
County: Mayo   Rating: 


Licence: Creative Commons Licence



These stone walled fields in north Mayo extend over thousands of acres and thought to be almost 6,000 years old. They are covered by a natural blanket bog with its own unique vegetation and wildlife. The Céide Fields can be considered an extensive Stone Age monument, with field systems, dwelling areas and megalithic tombs.


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