Dún Aengus, Aran Island

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    The cliffs at Inishmore
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    Dun Aengus

    by husain Updated Dec 6, 2003

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    The cliffs at Inishmore

    One of the main tourist attractions on the island of Inishmore, is the vast stone fortification. Perched on the side of a steep 300 meter high cliff at the edge of the Atlantic Ocean, it dates back to the `bronze age', to 1,000 BC or earlier...
    (a dun is a fort)

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    Dun aengus

    by lina112 Written Dec 19, 2005

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    One of the most famous attractions on the island is the stone fort of Dun Aonghasa which
    is a semicircular shape and is at the edge of a cliffside offering excellent defence to its
    ancient armies.

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    • Historical Travel
    • Archeology
    • Road Trip

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