Capturing History Challenge – Week 5

I’m honoured to be part of Ed Mooney; The Ruin Hunter’s History Challenge. Ed’s blog has won many awards for his posts and photography of the historical sites of Ireland. Do visit his site if you haven’t already found him.

My offering is about Dunvegan Castle

Ed Mooney Photography

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Here we are with yet another week of the Challenge. The last five weeks have flown by, and I got some more great images for you to see. This week we travel around England, Ireland, Scotland and then across Europe to Sicily. As always Im like a kid in a sweet shop and immediatly start googling these sites as they come in to find out all about their history. But as you all know, the Ruinhunter is a bit of a geek when it comes to such things. From the early Saxon Cross from Bakewell in Derbyshire to the Dunvegan   Castle on the Isle of Skye. We then move on to the Neolithic Long Barrow of Wayland’s Smithy in Oxfordshire before  travelling across the Irish Sea and down to Killarney National Park to see the famous Muckross Abbey. And with the winter chill slowly creeping in on us, we head off to a…

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