Tag Archives: Dalkey

Tuesday Trees – “Y” There?

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Tuesday Trees – Three Tree Hill

I spotted this trio in Dalkey… on a windswept hill overlooking the Irish Sea. Well, I assumed it is a windswept hill because them three all seemed bent to the left… no, not politically… because, if you looked at them … Continue reading

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Travel Tuesday – Small Ships, Big Ships

A view from the Dalkey… looking over toward Howth in the far distance. My attention was drawn to all the freighters out in the Dublin Bay. It must have been a busy day in Dublin Port… and in Bullock Harbour… … Continue reading

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History – a few Churches?

Yesterday’s post gave me the idea to go look-see in the galleries for churches. They’re typically all old… some of the ruins featured today are many hundreds of years old! The captions will reveal the names and if anyone of … Continue reading

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Stats, Stats and More Stats…

Today is milestone day again… 4 months done and still improving. I promised, at the two month mark to do an update… so here’s a little reminder of some of the things I mentioned in that post as well as a look at … Continue reading

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One Year On…

While preparing yesterdays post, which I wanted to place today, I remembered one of my scribbles from exactly one year ago. The prompt being a birthday in the family on this day. I went looking for the essay and was rather … Continue reading

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Sunday Service at St Patrick’s

I have a thing about wires… more than a thing! I hate them and will often not even bother to take a photo if there’s any sign of a wire in sight… so, occasionally my perspectives of buildings are not what you … Continue reading

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A bit of Dalkey…

Did you think I’d forgotten about Dalkey? How could you! I’m sure you can do with one or two more photo’s of the place… not that I’m flogging a dead zebra… am I? The day I visited the area the folk of … Continue reading

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