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Visiting the Hill of Slane in County Meath, Ireland

The Hill of Slane in the Boyne Valley is within sight of the Hill of Tara.  Rumored to be a spot where St. Patrick lit a Pascal fire in 433 A.D., the Hill of Slane currently has the ruins of a friary church, including a 62-foot high early gothic tower.  The friary was abandoned in 1723 but the adjoining churchyard contains new burials.

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Tanya Marsh

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