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The Turoe Stone

category offaly | history and heritage | news report author Monday October 15, 2007 21:14author by Vercingetorix Report this post to the editors

Did you know that in the name of protecting it, The Irish Government have decided to move The Turoe Stone (the most important piece of Celtic stone-art in the world) from its rural home environment in Turoe to a museum in Galway City?

A petition has been set up for protecting the Turoe Stone in the area where it now stands (i.e. in Turoe): which may well have been the Iron Age Capital of Ireland, and which our "experts" in places like NUI (National University of Ireland) Galway have been keeping deceptively VERY quiet about for several years now, in spite of all the hard archaeological and historical evidence that has been surfacing during the period in question, and which includes at least two new books on the subject (please see http://www.turoeandathenry.com/ for example).

All the better for the planned PPP "N6 Road Project" through the area maybe?

For the PETITION site and some additional information about the Turoe Stone, please go to http://www.petitionspot.com/petitions/TuroeStone .

For outline information on the VAST linear defence system built around the Turoe Stone, which radiated out for many, many miles from the original location of the Turoe Stone, in the Turoe & Knocknadala (Hill of Parliament) area, and which probably is the largest defence system ever built ANYWHERE in Europe by the ancient Celts, please click on http://www.handofhistory.com/ .

It may also have been the most successful defence system the Iron Age Celts ever built, in the sense that it was possibly the main reason the Roman Legions NEVER made any attempt to try and take over Ireland.

Related Link: http://homepage.tinet.ie/~williamfinnerty/protest/nov21_stone.htm

 #   Title   Author   Date 
   EU Petition     Knocknadala    Mon Oct 15, 2007 22:35 
   Not The First Time     Susan Isabella Sheehan-Repasky    Mon Oct 15, 2007 22:49 
   True     Local    Mon Oct 15, 2007 23:32 
   For Local     Susan Isabella Sheehan-Repasky    Tue Oct 16, 2007 00:22 
   preservation and protection     C Murray    Tue Oct 16, 2007 10:44 
   Photos     Local    Tue Oct 16, 2007 15:30 
   pic     name    Wed Oct 17, 2007 01:47 
   The Celts, Rome, and the European Union ...     W. Finnerty.    Thu Oct 18, 2007 15:23 
   Rough map     sketcher    Fri Oct 19, 2007 04:27 
 10   Galway Museum     jd    Fri Oct 19, 2007 09:40 
 11   Rath of Feerwore     W. Finnerty.    Fri Oct 19, 2007 10:55 
 12   Additional information on Turoe & Knocknadala     W. Finnerty.    Sat Oct 20, 2007 14:24 
 13   Turoe SHED !!!     Carmel    Sun Oct 21, 2007 19:16 
 14   Turoe Stone pics     Heritage Defender    Tue Oct 23, 2007 15:23 
 15   Heritage Defend     Carmel    Tue Oct 23, 2007 16:02 
 16   A better view     Local    Tue Oct 23, 2007 21:25 
 17   Dolphin Family     Interested    Tue Oct 23, 2007 21:41 
 18   Turoe fantasy     discordian    Tue Dec 04, 2007 16:17 
 19   Archaeology     Carmel    Tue Dec 04, 2007 18:05 
 20   State Tyranny     V    Thu Aug 14, 2008 12:25 
 21   Final attempt to save "Turoe Stone" Celtic Heritage Sites from N6 Upgrade Road     V    Fri Oct 24, 2008 11:32 
 22   This is a Sacrilege !     The Archdruid of Ireland    Mon Oct 27, 2008 14:01 
 23   Now a Centre of Massive Leyline Energies     Mairtin O'Druachain    Mon Oct 27, 2008 15:01 
 24   That SHED is an Insult to Ireland !     Mairtin O'Druachain    Mon Oct 27, 2008 16:01 
 25   Where is the mould?     Wondering    Tue Oct 28, 2008 12:32 
 26   re the shed     Druid Elder    Tue Oct 28, 2008 14:37 
 27   So sad     Dolphin descendant abroad    Sat Dec 20, 2008 16:45 
 28   Dolphin descendant abroad     Local    Sat Dec 20, 2008 17:51 
 29   Text of letter to sent earlier today to researcher Thomas Connors     W. Finnerty.    Mon Jan 04, 2010 18:59 
 30   LIkely historic location of the Turoe stone     Researcher    Mon Jul 21, 2014 19:14 
 31   The present location of the world-famous Turoe Stone?     East Galway Resident    Sat Jul 26, 2014 20:00 


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