|CASTLEBOY STANDING STONE I
( THE LIA FAIL, STONE OF DESTINY )
|PHOTO by Pip POWELL
|'The Lia Fail' or 'Stone of Destiny' is now situated in centre of barrow but originally
beside the entrance to the passage-tomb. It measures 1.55m in height,0.4m in width,
and 0.35m in depth with rounded top. It is said that on a clear day 20% of Ireland
can be seen from this stone. It is also said that the stone holds magical attributes.
53 34' 43.159"N...6 36' 43.725"W