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I had a number of young Brazilian friends here on holidays for Christmas I took them to visit the... read more

Reviewed 13 December 2018
Trim, Ireland
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Fairy Healing

A beautiful site to visit. Followed all the instructions re. how to encourage the fairies to heal... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2018
N Ireland
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Reviewed 13 December 2018 via mobile

I had a number of young Brazilian friends here on holidays for Christmas I took them to visit the tomb of the jealous man and woman they found it to be very exciting and very unusual there is so much to see and learn about...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 7 August 2018

A beautiful site to visit. Followed all the instructions re. how to encourage the fairies to heal any skin imperfections and here's hoping it works. I certainly wasn't the first to try it as the tomb was completely covered with new and rusty needles. Just...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 9 May 2018

As a local I love to eat in Rosemary's the food is very nice and there is always a great welcome from Cindy and her Staff they are very friendly to everybody that comes in. I love the Breakfast and also the Breakfast Wrap. This...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank aly56
Reviewed 22 July 2017

Many of our relatives living in the area, tell of the remarkable curative powers of a pin dipped in the water on this tombstone. Apparently, warts can be and have been cured in this fashion. There are many old pins in the water to prove...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank 17KAG
Reviewed 16 July 2017

We found this by chance and learned more about it after our trip. We would have left our warts there, had we known about the safety pin tradition.

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed 22 April 2017

Sir Lucas Dillion is an ancestor of mine, and this is where he was buried with his second wife, the one he may have suspected of cheating on him. This is why they are shown without holding hands. The Newtown Clonbun Church, where they are...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed 21 February 2017

Basically your visiting a Tudor grave in a church ruin, the local legend is if you rub a pin on a wart and leave between the man and the woman the wart will disappear when the pin rusts away. I will admit it was a...More

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank brainl61
Reviewed 8 February 2017

I love to call in to the ruined church at Newtown Trim, famed for its tomb of what the locals refer to as the Jealous Man and Woman. Nobody knows for sure how it got that name but what you will see are lots of...More

Date of experience: February 2017
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