Caldragh cemetery, Pettigo

#9 of 13 in Historic Sites in County Fermanagh
Cemetery · Tourist Spot
Caldragh cemetery is located in Boa Island. Plan to visit Caldragh cemetery and other customer-reviewed, writer-recommended Pettigo attractions using our Pettigo day trip planner.
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  • I bought a necklace with this janus-figure on it a few years ago on a previous trip to Ireland and had been looking for the chance to see the real thing. It was an adventure, for sure. We drove about....  more »
  • Make a point to find Caldragh Cemetery on Boa Island at the north end of Lough Erne. You can park the car after driving down a narrow road, then a short walk through a paddock to the famous 'Janus...  more »
  • The cemetery itself is still in use, but nothing to write home about; however, the stone carvings, the Lustymore Idol and Boa Island's bilateral stone carving (Janus-figure), believed to be depicting pagan deities, are definitely worth the detour. There is something about such symbols that is difficult to describe, but it is a luxury to be able to stare right at them... maybe their simplicity is what is so calming, and I am sure that the evening light helps bring a sense of mystery.
  • Caldragh cementery op Boa Island als je het niet weet ga je het niet vinden, je rijdt gewoon naar de plaats zoals in google maps aangegeven. Schijnbaar kom je op een lege nietszeggende plaats maar je moet een houten hek open doen en een eindje verder lig het griezelig eeuwenoude verwaarloosde kerkhof met zijn 3000 jaar oude Keltische afgodsbeelden . De januskop en de lusty man .
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