Categories

Archives

A sample text widget

Etiam pulvinar consectetur dolor sed malesuada. Ut convallis euismod dolor nec pretium. Nunc ut tristique massa.

Nam sodales mi vitae dolor ullamcorper et vulputate enim accumsan. Morbi orci magna, tincidunt vitae molestie nec, molestie at mi. Nulla nulla lorem, suscipit in posuere in, interdum non magna.

Vandals Desecrate Ancient Standing Stone at Hill of Tara

Gardai confirmed that paint was poured over at least half of the Lia Fail, which is five thousand years old

By Elaine Keogh

For the second time in two years gardai are investigating vandalism to the Lia Fail, the 5 thousand year old standing stone on the top of the Hill of Tara, which is a national monument.

It was the inauguration Stone for the Kings of Tara and was meant to “roar” when touched by the rightful king.

The destruction was spotted by OPW staff this morning.

Overnight somebody poured green and red paint all over the top of the stone and it is now nearly completely covered in it.

Read the full article

Comments are closed.