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Bull Island

North Bull creation story – The Myth of Wall which came before the Island

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It is long accepted in Dublin that Bull Island did not exist until the building of the North Bull Wall – which was built in an effort to reduce the silt ending up in Dublin Port and as a result this silt was diverted elsewhere to North Bull. In 1871 the island was estimated at…

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The North Bull sparkles in the summer sunshine

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Sunset on Bull Island

Only a smidgen of effort has been required to take beautiful photos of Dublin this summer. The following were taken on a single evening last week.

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Islands in the Irish Sea

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Calf of Man

This might seem like a boring old post, but there are many islands here that I never previously heard about. In Ireland we are so focused on islands in the Atlantic that we ignore completely what is on the east coast. Many people in Dublin struggle to place Bull Island and it is only 7km…

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