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Cladh Chiarain

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Cladh Chiarain
Ardnamurchan peninsula - Ardslignish, Highlands and Islands, Scotland
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About the photo:

A wonderfully secluded bay on the south shore of the Ardnamurchan peninsula is home to Cladh Chiarain, said to be the burial place of St Ciaran mac an t-Saeir (d. 549). Within a few steps of each other are the standing stone at the left of this photo, an ancient chapel later used as a burial ground by Clan Campbell, and the ruins of a chambered cairn.

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