H5366 : Standing Stone, Beragh

taken 8 years ago, near to Beragh, Northern Ireland

Standing Stone, Beragh
Standing Stone, Beragh
Pictured along Laragh Road. When you are looking for standing stones, you would expect them to be standing on a prominent spot in a field, usually in an elevated position, pole shaped and a couple of metres high. This one is wedge shaped, about a metre high and embedded in amongst the thorn hedge. I had passed by this one several times and couldn't locate it but thanks to a local woman, I was able to get it. In the summer time when there is more growth, it is difficult to see.

The picture wasn't helped by the fact that photographic conditions were so difficult caused by the sharp sun.
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Date Taken
Friday, 12 October, 2012   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 12 October, 2012
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Roads, Road transport 
Subject Location
Irish: geotagged! H 539 668 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:32.8054N 7:10.0070W
Camera Location
Irish: geotagged! H 539 667
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Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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