The Giant’s Boulder


The boulder flung by the Giant

In the centre of Crosshaven is a boulder, and the inscription reads:   ‘This boulder, which according to local tradition, was flung by a giant from the hills of Currabinny, to land on the green in Crosshaven’       So….be careful in Ireland, in case the Giants are still around, and decide to fling another boulder from the far hills!

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  1. janeykate
    May 08, 2014 @ 17:07:22

    I love a good legend! And will be sure to look out for boulders falling from the sky should I ever find myself in Ireland! Hope you are well Joan
    Jane x

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  2. joanfrankham
    May 08, 2014 @ 17:38:19

    Thank you Jane, I am well. Hope you are enjoying being back home.

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  3. Roy McCarthy
    May 08, 2014 @ 19:31:43

    A good throw! Though not as good as Finn McCool’s from up there in N Ireland.

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  4. Livonne
    May 08, 2014 @ 22:14:44

    that would hurt if it landed on you.. Thank goodness I avoided the giants lol.

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  5. Ruth2Day
    May 10, 2014 @ 17:08:53

    fantastic story!

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