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Lóegaire mac Néill - Lóegaire (floruit fifth century) (died c. 462), also Lóeguire, is said to have been a son of Niall of the Nine Hostages. The Irish annals and king lists include him as a King of Tara or High King of Ireland. He appears as an adversary of Saint Patrick in several hagiographies. His dealings with the saint were believed to account for his descendants' lack of importance in later times.
The Holy Island of Lindisfarne (celtic) is accessible only at low tide, twice daily, by a three mile long causeway, built in 1954. Holy Island was one of the principle centers of Christianity during the Dark Ages. In 635AD St. Aidan came from Iona and found his monastery. The Christian word flourished here and spread throughout the world. Holy Island is a center of pilgrimage, tranquility, and scenic beauty attracting multitudes of visitors. The jewel in the crown of Northumbria.
Dunluce Castle is a now-ruined medieval castle in Northern Ireland. It is located on the edge of a basalt outcropping in County Antrim, and is accessible via a bridge connecting it to the mainland. The castle is surrounded by extremely steep drops on either side, which may have been an important factor to the early Christians and Vikings who were drawn to this place where an early Irish fort once stood.