Losing the head

Just for a change, I’ve put up a new header photo showing a Shannon 1. The photo was taken from Shannon Airport; you can see Ringmoylan Quay on the far side of the river and the beacon on the right is (I think) on the Horse Rock.

2 responses to “Losing the head

  1. Hi. That photo on your banner is very good but had me puzzled as I didn’t know what the beacon was. It is not the horse rock as that was a lighthouse until it finally got blown away in the Storm Darwin this year. The picture has a strong zoom and so the beacon must be in Shannon. I live in Ringmoylan and that’s a great picture of the pier from the Clare side. My Grandfather was the lighthouse keeper on the Horse Rock Lightouse

  2. Thanks, Paul. I don’t know the name of the marker but the photo was taken from here. bjg

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