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Re-work Wednesday 45

OMG, It was only when I was thinking about this post that I realized there are only several weeks left till the dreaded big C! I cant believe how fast this year has gone by. For this weeks instalment I … Continue reading

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Re-work Wednesday 41

After the success of last Wednesdays colour image I decided to do another one. This time a Castle, and one of my favourite sites this year. Ballyadams Castle in Co. Laois. What we now see of this quite stunning ruin dates … Continue reading

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Massey’s Estate

This is a real trip down memory lane for me. Situated on Montpelier hill, just across the road from the Hell Fire Club, are the stunning grounds of what once was Killakee Estate. Also know as (Coill an Chaoich, in … Continue reading

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Ducketts Grove – Monochrome Madness Challenge

Getting back on track for this weeks challenge with some more ruin-hunting shots, I thought I would go back to January and re-visit the stunning ruins at Ducketts Grove in Co. Carlow. These shots were all edited in mono, but … Continue reading

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Grey Abbey

I first explored the ruins of Grey Abbey back in 2011 when I first started my Ruin hunting. At the time the structure was in pretty bad shape and was completely fenced off, so I didn’t get to have a … Continue reading

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Grey Abbey – Monochrome Madness Challenge

Here we are again for another instalment of the weekly Monochrome Madness Challenge which is hosted over on Leanne Cole’s blog. So for this weeks image I’m using a sneak peak of some shots I recently took at Grey Abbey … Continue reading

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Ballynafagh Church & Graveyard

SO a few weeks ago after spending the afternoon with the family at the Kildare Maze, I got the chance to stop of and explore this rather picturesque ruin. Some of you might recognise this church from a previous image … Continue reading

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Aghaboe Abbey

Another site I recently returned to with Ryan and Ava, my two eldest Ruinhunters was the Abbey at Aghaboe. The last time I was here would have been back in early 2011 when I was just beginning my adventure in … Continue reading

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The Money Tree

After our recent visit to Cloneagh Church in Co. Laois, I drove back up the road to a cemetery I had spotted in search of some cross slabs which were said to be nearby. When I pulled up I noticed … Continue reading

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A Big Thank You

So last week I was in a bit of a pickle regarding choosing images for a certain charity calender competition. All I can saw is WOW and thank you so much to everyone who voted and left comments and suggestions. … Continue reading

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