Download PDF by Jon Douglas Singer: Ireland's Mysterious Lands and Sunken Cities:Legends and

By Jon Douglas Singer

"The Emerald Isle of eire has encouraged an unlimited variety of legends approximately misplaced or sunken lands and towns. those legends predate Roman and Christian affects. This e-book examines the exciting nature of those legends and stories anthropological and geological proof aiding them. used to be those certainly a Tir-fo-Thuin, the Land less than Wave, a mix of the useless and a paradise?

Reviewed in eire of the Welcomes , Vol. 50, No. 6, November - December 2001, p.54 through Mary O´Sullivan

Stories of sunken towns, monasteries, church buildings and royal palaces are scattered hither and yon around the extensive panorama of Irish folklore. The fishermen of Lough Neagh think that their large lake conceals the proud continues to be of palaces and temples extra firmly than the population of Scotland settle for the lifestyles of the Lough Ness monster. Hy Brazil or Hy Breasail, the mythical sunken paradise island is, in fact, someplace off the western seaboard, and due to its widespread reappearances at the floor, it persists on maps into the 16th century. the nice Thomas Westropp studies own sightings, one night after sundown in 1887 off the Clare coast and back in 1910, this time at the Mayo coast! There are chronic tales of a twin of a stately urban truly noticeable set within the sky above Galway bay, often in the course of spells of hot calm sunny weather`Come over subsequent summer time with an open brain. You by no means understand your good fortune!

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