You have to admire the people who first inhabited this Rock, it cannot ever have been easy. You have to admire the people who first thought of building a Lighthouse here, what a feat of engineering. Of course we are on Skellig Michael, and I have not even mentioned Star Wars!
Photographer: Thomas H. Mason
Collection: Mason Photographic Collection
Date: Catalogue range c.1890-1910
NLI Ref: M18/19/6
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Owner: National Library of Ireland on The Commons
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