Tag Archives: Navan

Doing the Double!

I enjoy umbrella photos. I’ve often attempted to take snaps from beneath the umbrella while walking. You must get a bit of umbrella into the frame… for effect! A few weeks ago we took a stroll along the River Boyne … Continue reading

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Happy Friday!!

There we have it again! We’ve barely wiped our eyes and Friday rolls around again!! I hope you’ve had a very productive week and that you enjoy the day and your weekend! This pic was taken along the Boyne Canal … Continue reading

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Ruins and Rain

Yesterday I mentioned the ruins of Dunmoe Castle, on the north bank of the River Boyne, a few miles north of Navan in County Meath. The spring meadows looked the part… buttercup fields surrounded the high walls, taking the mind … Continue reading

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Spring Splendour!

I’ll continue with our Boyne Canal walk. About halfway back toward Navan town there’s a set of castles, one on the north bank of the river and one on the south bank. The north bank structure must have been an … Continue reading

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The Fly?

We dropped the lads outside Slane Castle on Saturday afternoon (for the Foo Fighters concert) and then we went off for a stroll along the River Boyne. Last September I’d discovered the walk, quite by accident, so while we were … Continue reading

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Four Down – Part Four

And so Ouch My Back Hurts entered its fourth year. Always evolving… always trying to expand and trying to find other things of interest. Yet again I found photos to show you and the odd idea to share. Now I’m … Continue reading

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Silent Sunday – Donaghmore Round Tower

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Bountiful – Ailsa’s WTT

This week Ailsa bases the challenge on the seasonal harvest so freely available in the hedgerows and rural roads. Well, you’ll even find something to eat in a city park if you’re lucky but mostly I’d stick to picking blackberries … Continue reading

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