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Celtic Turoe Stone


Mark Cartwright
by Dirk Huth
published on 22 February 2021
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The Celtic Turoe Stone, 1st century BCE. Covered in vegetal designs, the significance of the stone is not known but it likely had a sacred significance and probably once stood at a sacred site. Bullaun, County Galway, Ireland.

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