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Kildare - St Brigid's well  
   

Kildare - St Brigid's well

Ireland tour Part 1

September 8th 2017
Monday 4 September About 50 km from Dublin is the Kildare area. The area is famous for patron saint of Ireland, St Brigid, and her messages of the interrelatedness of nature and spirituality dating back to the 5th century. It is known for the original monastery founded by St. Brigid on the site of an oak tree (Kildare meaning 'church of the oak'). This became one of the three most important Chris ... read more
Europe » Ireland » County Cork

Irish Flag Celtic tribes arrived on the island between 600-150 B.C. Invasions by Norsemen that began in the late 8th century were finally ended when King Brian BORU defeated the Danes in 1014. English invasions began in the 12th century and set off more than se... ... read more
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