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by Flintlock
Thu Oct 01, 2020 6:03 pm
Forum: WE LOVE PICS
Topic: my bike with.......A BRIDGE
Replies: 675
Views: 107060

Re: my bike with.......A BRIDGE

Locks , River Lagan, near Shaws Bridge, Belfast, earlier today
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by Flintlock
Tue Sep 22, 2020 7:09 pm
Forum: WE LOVE PICS
Topic: My bike with a castle
Replies: 93
Views: 17602

Re: My bike with a castle

Enniskillen Castle,Co Fermanagh
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by Flintlock
Tue Sep 22, 2020 7:07 pm
Forum: WE LOVE PICS
Topic: my bike with.......A BRIDGE
Replies: 675
Views: 107060

Re: my bike with.......A BRIDGE

Colebrooke Estate , Co Fermanagh
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by Flintlock
Mon Sep 21, 2020 10:14 pm
Forum: Ireland
Topic: Northern Ireland..Places to stop, take in the views.
Replies: 147
Views: 40644

Re: Northern Ireland..Places to stop, take in the views.

Lough Navar Viewpoint (Cliffs of Magho), Co Fermanagh. One of the best viewpoints in the Province, with a great forest drive up & down from the viewpoint. Commanding views over Lower Lough Erne & west towards the Atlantic Ocean. Two memorials to Flying Boat Crews from WW2 also up here. Site used to ...
by Flintlock
Mon Sep 21, 2020 7:52 pm
Forum: Ireland
Topic: Northern Ireland then & now
Replies: 22
Views: 11593

Re: Northern Ireland then & now

Celtic Park, Enniskillen, Co Fermanagh, General Eisenhower addresses US Troops in May 1944 on the run up to D Day & the same location today.
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by Flintlock
Wed Sep 16, 2020 9:20 pm
Forum: WE LOVE PICS
Topic: my bike with.......A BRIDGE
Replies: 675
Views: 107060

Re: my bike with.......A BRIDGE

Bonds Bridge, near Dungannon earlier today
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by Flintlock
Tue Aug 18, 2020 9:19 pm
Forum: THE PUB
Topic: Graveyards
Replies: 25
Views: 4335

Re: Graveyards

The Irish war was a tangled web for sure. This man's life (and death) is as good an example as any https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Erskine_Childers_(author) British patriot and decorated soldier, Irish patriot, a martyr to the republican cause executed by the republic. Make sense of that! Sums up the...
by Flintlock
Tue Aug 18, 2020 9:16 pm
Forum: THE PUB
Topic: Graveyards
Replies: 25
Views: 4335

Re: Graveyards

Came across this grave yesterday evening. Two brothers, both served in WW1 and both survived, between them awarded Three DSO's One MC Three Croix De Guerre Mentioned in Dispatches twelve times. Returned home to Ireland and both killed in the Irish War of Independance 20180704_194045.jpg 20180704_19...
by Flintlock
Mon Aug 17, 2020 12:57 pm
Forum: THE PUB
Topic: Graveyards
Replies: 25
Views: 4335

Re: Graveyards

Yes fascinating places. I recently took my bike for a service and whilst waiting went for a hike round the local village, and found a war memorial and it was amazing to see how many brothers and members of the same family had lost their lives in the great war and ww2, makes one feel very humble and...
by Flintlock
Sun Aug 16, 2020 2:00 pm
Forum: THE PUB
Topic: Graveyards
Replies: 25
Views: 4335

Re: Graveyards

Another interesting Graveyard visited on my travels today. Whitechurch, near Ballywalter, Co Down
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