Knockroe Passage Tomb

The sun setting behind Knockroe Passage Tomb

Solstice sunset at Knockroe Passage Tomb • Kilkenny

The Knockroe Winter Solstice

Light and shadow on the passage stones of the tomb

Light in the chamber • Kilkenny

Light and shadow on the passage stones of the tomb

Light in the chamber • Kilkenny

Upper left: aerial view of Knockroe Passage Tomb • Lower left: exterior of the Neolithic tomb • Right: solstice sunrise over the eastern passage

Top: aerial view of Knockroe Passage Tomb • Middle: solstice sunrise over the eastern passage • Bottom: exterior of the Neolithic tomb

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