Clochán or bee-hive cell
Collection:Aran
Year:1952
Description:A photograph of a clochán or bee-hive cell in Onaght on Inis Mór. Inis Mór is the largest of the three Aran Islands and the Aran Islands are off the west coast of Ireland. These cells are small stone cells and were used by monks during the 'Dark Ages'. There are a number of stone walls in the picture.
Subject headings: Aran Islands -Buildings -Hermitages