Newgrange Pastoral

Bright tillage fields and sheep grazing contentedly on green pastures near the 5,000-year-old passage tomb at Bru Na Boinne, also known as Newgrange. This UNESCO World Heritage monument, which is older than Stonehenge and the Pyramids at Giza, attracts close to 200,000 visitors annually – prior to Covid, of course. It’s tempting to imagine that this is a scene which …