Wednesday, February 26, 2014

Pirate Stairs, Ireland

These steps at Dutchman's Cove in Castletownsend, County Cork, near the southest tip of Ireland, were carved out of the rock for use by pirates and smugglers. Niches were carved into the rock nearby, apparently for signal lights.

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

This is a very interesting blog, which I happened accross while looking for images of Castletownshend village, Ireland.
ciara Ward