Tag Archives: Oughavel

Capturing History Challenge – Week 4

I have yet another week of stunning images in store for this weeks challenge. With entries from around the globe, its always a real treat for me to see what comes in each week. Especially when I know nothing about the site in … Continue reading

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Return to Oughavel

  I first visited the ruins of Oughavel last year in September with my junior Ruin-hunters. It is simply a stunning place to visit and explore. So when I was passing by on my recent trip around county Laois, I … Continue reading

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Oughavel Church Ruins, A Sneak Peak….

  So here we are another week gone by and another entry for the ‘Monochrome Madness Challenge’, over on Leanne Cole‘s blog. Last week I entered a sneak peak from a series of shots taken at BallyAdams Castle in Laois. So … Continue reading

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My Little Ruin Hunters

Saturday turned out to be an eventful day, with the wife in work I took a trip up to Portlaoise to get a start on the shopping for the new school term. With the three kids in tow, it wasn’t … Continue reading

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