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Northern Ireland road trip: day 2

Photos from a trip I made to Northern Ireland in July 2003 with Elaine McMurtrie and her then-partner, Steven McQuillan.


Sailing ship anchored off Portrush, Antrim, 31st July, 2003.


Dunluce Castle, near Bushmills, County Antrim, Northern Ireland, 31st July, 2003.


Looking east from Dunluce Castle, near Bushmills, County Antrim, Northern Ireland, 31st July, 2003.


Amongst the ruins of Dunluce Castle, County Antrim, Northern Ireland, 31st July, 2003. That's some thickness of wall!


Amongst the ruins of Dunluce Castle, County Antrim, Northern Ireland, 31st July, 2003.


The sheer drop to the sea beneath the walls of Dunluce Castle, County Antrim, Northern Ireland, 31st July, 2003.


Amongst the ruins of Dunluce Castle, County Antrim, Northern Ireland, 31st July, 2003.


The ruins of Dunluce Castle, County Antrim, Northern Ireland, perching precariously on a cliff above the Atlantic Ocean, 31st July, 2003.


Elaine McMurtrie and Steven McQuillan at Dunluce Castle, County Antrim, Northern Ireland, 31st July, 2003.


Dunluce Castle, County Antrim, Northern Ireland, 31st July, 2003.


Dunluce Castle, County Antrim, Northern Ireland, 31st July, 2003.


Dunluce Castle, County Antrim, Northern Ireland, 31st July, 2003.


Eastward view along the coast approaching the Giant's Causeway, Antrim, 31st July, 2003.


Eastward view along the coast approaching the Giant's Causeway, Antrim, 31st July, 2003.


Giant's Causeway, Antrim, 31st July, 2003. An extremely popular tourist-attraction, evidently.


Giant's Causeway, Antrim, 31st July, 2003. I wonder whose bright idea it was to lay tarmacadam right up to the very edge of one of the wonders of the natural world?


Giant's Causeway, Antrim, 31st July, 2003.


Hexagonal rock formation, Giant's Causeway, Antrim, 31st July, 2003.


Giant's Causeway, Antrim, 31st July, 2003.


Giant's Causeway, Antrim, 31st July, 2003.


Elaine McMurtrie at the Giant's Causeway, Antrim, 31st July, 2003.


Hexagonal rock formations, Giant's Causeway, Antrim, 31st July, 2003.


Giant's Causeway, Antrim, 31st July, 2003.


Rock pool and hexagonal rock-formations at The Giant's Causeway, Antrim, 31st July, 2003.


Looking east from The Giant's Causeway, Antrim, 31st July, 2003.


Looking east from The Giant's Causeway, Antrim, 31st July, 2003.


Rock pool at The Giant's Causeway, Antrim, 31st July, 2003.


Rock Pool at The Giant's Causeway, Antrim, 31st July, 2003.


Rock formation known as The Organ in cliffs near The Giant's Causeway, Antrim, 31st July, 2003.


Rock formation known as The Organ in cliffs near The Giant's Causeway, Antrim, 31st July, 2003.


View from the seaward end of The Giant's Causeway, Antrim, 31st July, 2003.


Hexagonal rock formation at The Giant's Causeway, Antrim, 31st July, 2003.


The Giant's Causeway, Antrim, 31st July, 2003.


The Giant's Causeway, Antrim, 31st July, 2003.
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