Altar Wedge Tomb, Schull

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  • This is a nice stop off but it is all about hr views of the bay- this is a beautiful and quiet spot for picnic and to overlook the tidal bay beside the C of I church.  more »
  • The Altar Wedge Tomb dates back to around 3,000 B.C.It was used for rituals through the Stone Age,Bronze Age and Iron Age through to the Penal times in our History. It is a Spiritual and Sacred Place ...  more »
  • Lovely spot, both the sea views and the tomb itself. Plus, there's parking! I very much enjoyed visiting this spot.  more »
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  • Atmospheric location on the Wild Atlantic Way, steeped in sacred ritual and honoured through the ages . The wedge tomb at Altar is part of our history, culture and tradition. It is easily accessible with the convenience of a small car park adjacent. Children should be accompanied by adults for safety as the rocky shoreline is elevated and exposed.
  • Great place to see. Beatifull rock formations nearby. Lovely view.
  • Nice view of the region. The altar stones are also interesting and have a interesting story behind it. Stones are smaller than i expected though.
  • Lovely peaceful place for some quiet reflection. Small cove and beach nearby for a swim
  • Well kept and very interesting . Beautiful views .

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