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