Hill of Tara Landscape : Rath Lugh

Also named Rath Gabhra (Gabhra being the stream in the valley between the Skryne and Tara hillsides) or Mound of the Druids.

There are said to be seven of these Raths defending the Hill of Tara, Rath Lugh being on the eastern side. 

Photo below is of the sliced esker ridge of which Rath Lugh is part, Skryne is to the left

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 St Brigid’s Well

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banks of Rath Lugh

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