Part of a series of pictures from Ireland

Monday, May 12, 2008

Photos of Ireland (Part 8)

Kildare Village, Kildare Town
The first really fine day of the year and everybody heads to Kildare Village shopping center. Jaysus, it's great to get in outa the sun!

Sheep, Curragh, Co. Kildare
An old yew (female sheep) takes a break from grazing at the butt of a giant Beech Tree in the 'Fox Cover' on the Curragh, Co. Kildare.

Sheep, Curragh, Co. Kildare
Another one takes a rest under an unusually large Whitethorn (Sceach) Tree in the same area.

Curragh, Co. Kildare
A nice entrance to a stable yard on the edge of the Curragh.

Sheep skeleton, Curragh, Co. Kildare
'How I cheated the butcher'...Curragh Plains.

Old graveyard, Portlaois Town
From an ancient graveyard...Portlaois Town.

Irish National Stud
Cattle grazing beside M7 Motorway in the Irish National Stud, Kildare Town.

And...A few days later, the Hawthorn/Whitethorn/Sceach blooms.

The Heath, Co. Laois
Derelict house on The Heath, Co. Laois.

Ballybrittas, Co. Laois
Old digger near Ballybrittas, Co. Laois.

Irish National Stud
Mare and foal...Irish National Stud, Kildare Town.

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