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Marriage Stones, Cape Clear Island | by Richard Boyle
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Marriage Stones, Cape Clear Island

At the eastern end of Cape Clear island are a couple of marriage stones that are about 2000 years old. The one with the hole in it is considered to be the female. Couples were thought to have clasped hands through the stones in marriage ceremonies.

 

Information from Lonely Planet's Walking in Ireland.

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Taken on August 8, 2008