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Medical Marvel

Many of our relatives living in the area, tell of the remarkable curative powers of a pin dipped in... read more

Reviewed 22 July 2017
Edmonton, Canada
Beautiful Church and Tomb with Lots of Local Lore

I love to call in to the ruined church at Newtown Trim, famed for its tomb of what the locals refer... read more

Reviewed 8 February 2017
Dublin, Ireland
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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

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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

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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

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.

Thank r0binellis
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

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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

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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

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