Deserted Village, Achill Island

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  • Interesting yet sad to visit what was a famine village that lost many of its inhabitants due to the famine and emigration...  more »
  • When we visited last week, We just couldn’t have imagined how amazing this whole place was. The vast landscape is anything but barren- it is rich with texture, rugged beauty, 360 degree stunning...  more »
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  • Wow...if you look carefully you will see the ould potato beds... Eerie feeling crept over me when I entered one of the houses... Stone walls stand the test of time!! Simple design but enough to provide protection / shelter / comfort. I felt humbled leaving this place...we and our modern mods & cons.
  • Such history in such a picturesque place. Easy park and walk up to it. All left as they were. Standing ruins. Can see all clearly as to their layout and function
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