A breathtaking monument, I was able to visit during my recent trip to Washington DC.
“The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new landscapes, but in having new eyes.”
– Marcel Proust, ‘La Prisonnière’
The Dark Hedges, made famous as the “King’s road” in Game of Thrones, in Ballymoney.
In the courtyard in which the plaque remembering the men who were killed is where the rebel leaders were executed.
Below is a photo of where the men were executed.
Inside the Gaol in the largest area is where many of those who were imprisoned during the civil war were kept.
Two notable individuals being Eamon De Valera and Grace Gifford, both of whom famously opposed the Anglo-Irish Treaty.
“The sea, the snotgreen sea, the scrotumtightening sea.”
– James Joyce, ‘Ulysses’
Photos from my visit earlier in the year.