These Signature Irish Walls Have Lasted For Hundreds Of Years But Nothing Holds Them Together

To those living in rural Ireland, the hundreds of miles of stone walls that wind through the countryside and over farmlands would never arouse questioning. These structures, which go completely unnoticed by the locals, generally awaken that innate traveler’s curiosity among visitors, prompting many questions.

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Ireland is lush, green on the surface and most wouldn’t think that beneath its rolling valleys lies a hard, thick layer of blue limestone which can be found throughout more than half the country.
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