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41. Walking on the coast around Dunquin and Clogher and the Great Blasket Island Interpretive Centre (Ionad an Bhlascaoid), Louis Mulcahy Pottery, Dingle Peninsula, County Kerry

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A circular inland and coastal walk from the Great Blasket Island Centre at ?

start from car park, picture of road down

Looking towards Mount Brandon

 

 

Clogher Beach

 

 

Looking towards the Three Sister

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The ruins of the old building which featured as the schoolhouse in the film 'Ryan's Daughter' (poor Robert Mitchum!)

 

 

 

An old weathered Christian cross and the site of an ancient church ?

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Dunquin

Dunquin village is twelve miles west of Dingle - Dunquin, Dingle Peninsular, Co. Kerry, West of Ireland

Dunquin village (Dún Chaon) is twelve miles west of Dingle.

 

The hills near Dunquin and hedgerows of monbretia - Dunquin, Dingle Peninsular, Co. Kerry, West of Ireland

The hills near Dunquin and hedgerows of monbretia.

 

Dunquin harbour and the steep descent to it - Dunquin, Dingle Peninsular, Co. Kerry, West of Ireland

Dunquin harbour and the steep descent to it. You can get a boat trip out to the Blasket Islands from here, though most boats go from Dingle Harbour now.

 

Monbretia lining the road down to the Blasket Islands heritage interpretive centre (Great Blasket Centre, Ionad an Bhlascaoid), with Great Blasket Island (An Bhlascaoid Mór) in the distance on the right - Dunquin, Dingle Peninsular, Co. Kerry, West of Ireland

Monbretia lining the road down to the Blasket Islands heritage interpretive centre (Great Blasket Centre, Ionad an Bhlascaoid), with Great Blasket Island (An Bhlascaoid Mór) in the distance on the right.

 

 

 


The Great Blasket Island Centre.

 

The huge stained glass window in the Great Blasket Island Centre.

The Blasket Islands viewed from the grounds of the heritage centre which tells the story of people of the Blasket Islands, their history, cultural and literary heritage. - Dunquin, Dingle Peninsular, Co. Kerry, West of Ireland

The Blasket Islands viewed from the grounds of the heritage centre which tells the story of people of the Blasket Islands, their history, cultural and literary heritage.

The island  community dwindled to 22 in 1953 and so Great Blasket was abondoned - Dunquin, Dingle Peninsular, Co. Kerry, West of Ireland

The island  community dwindled to 22 in 1953 and so Great Blasket was abandoned.

 

The main buildings of the Great Blasket Centre. - Dunquin, Dingle Peninsular, Co. Kerry, West of Ireland

The main buildings of the Great Blasket Centre and the statue of windswept islander.

 

   
   

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The cafe and view of the Blasket Islands - Dunquin, Dingle Peninsular, Co. Kerry, West of Ireland

The cafe and view of the Blasket Islands.

 


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The coast near Dunquin,  Ferriters Cove, Clogher Beach, and the Three Sisters in the distant-right of the picture - Dunquin, Dingle Peninsular, Co. Kerry, West of Ireland

The coast near Dunquin,  Clogher Beach, beyond that, Ferriters Cove and the Three Sisters in the distant-right of the picture.

 

The view near Dunquin looking out to sea to the Blasket Islands - Dunquin, Dingle Peninsular, Co. Kerry, West of Ireland

The view near Dunquin looking out to sea to the Blasket Islands.

 


Clogher Beach

Clogher Beach in the evening with Inishtooskert Island in the distance - Dunquin, Dingle Peninsular, Co. Kerry, West of Ireland

Clogher Beach in the evening with Inishtooskert Island in the distance.

Clogher Beach in the evening with Inishtooskert Island in the distance - Dunquin, Dingle Peninsular, Co. Kerry, West of Ireland

Clogher Beach in the evening with Inishtooskert Island in the distance

Clogher Beach in the evening with Inishtooskert Island in the distance - Dunquin, Dingle Peninsular, Co. Kerry, West of Ireland

 

A change in the weather at Clogher Beach. - Dunquin, Dingle Peninsular, Co. Kerry, West of Ireland

A change in the weather at Clogher Beach.

A change in the weather at Clogher Beach. - Dunquin, Dingle Peninsular, Co. Kerry, West of Ireland

 

Rocks and rock formations by Clogher Beach

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Louis Mulcahy Pottery

The famous Louis Mulcahy Pottery - Dunquin, Dingle Peninsular, Co. Kerry, West of Ireland

The famous Louis Mulcahy Pottery

 

 

The famous Louis Mulcahy Pottery - Dunquin, Dingle Peninsular, Co. Kerry, West of Ireland

The famous Louis Mulcahy Pottery.

The famous Louis Mulcahy Pottery - Dunquin, Dingle Peninsular, Co. Kerry, West of Ireland

 

 

The setting of the cafe of the Blasket Island Interpretive Heritage Centre at Dunquin, Co. Kerry, Ireland, has a magnificent view across to the Blasket Islands off the Atlantic Coast of the Dingle Peninsular. The islands have been officially uninhabited since 1953, but the once thriving small community left a wealth of literature.

The setting of the cafe of the Blasket Island Interpretive Heritage Centre at Dunquin, Co. Kerry, Ireland, has a magnificent view across to the Blasket Islands off the Atlantic Coast of the Dingle Peninsular. The islands have been officially uninhabited since 1953, but the once thriving small community left a wealth of literature.

The setting of the cafe of the Blasket Island Interpretive Heritage Centre at Dunquin, Co. Kerry, Ireland, has a magnificent view across to the Blasket Islands off the Atlantic Coast of the Dingle Peninsular. The islands have been officially uninhabited since 1953, but the once thriving small community left a wealth of literature.

Dunquin, Dingle Peninsula, County Kerry, West of Ireland: The setting of the cafe of the Blasket Island Interpretive Heritage Centre at Dunquin, Co. Kerry, Ireland, has a magnificent view across to the Blasket Islands off the Atlantic Coast of the Dingle Peninsula. The islands have been officially uninhabited since 1953, but the once thriving small community left a wealth of literature.

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