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English: We had a Moat in Ballymena a couple of weeks back. Couldn't resist this one either. It made me think of the castle in Monty Python and the Holy Grail - "Your mother was a hamster and your father smelt of elderberries..."

There must be a story behind such an imposing edifice?

Date: Circa 1890s

NLI Ref.: L_CAB_05950
Author National Library of Ireland on The Commons
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Flickr tags Moat; Donaghadee; Domhnach Daoi; Down; Ireland; Northern Ireland; Ulster; Battlements; Flag Pole; Children; Goat; Shed; Robert French; William Lawrence; Lawrence Collection; Glass Negative; limerick by beachcomber; crowdsource; landscape; National Library of Ireland
Camera location54° 38′ 38.14″ N, 5° 32′ 25.95″ W Kartographer map based on OpenStreetMap.View this and other nearby images on: OpenStreetMap - Google Earthinfo


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