A rather steep initial climb leads you to a turnstile, after which the path zigzags on an easy gradient for some distance until you reach a steeper, rockier stretch that is equivalent to roughly 200 steps of a staircase.This leads to a rock shelter with an information panel about the mountain's archaeology and mythology.The march was stopped because of a loyalist counter-demonstration led by Ian Paisley and Ronald Bunting.There was considerable tension in the lead-up to the civil rights protest, with shopkeepers boarding up their premises for fear of violence.
County Armagh is nicknamed the Orchard County for its tradition of apple cultivation – and cider making.
For one woman from Lurgan though, the fear of being buried alive became a dreadful truth…
Grave robbing and body snatching are dastardly deeds usually associated with the subject matter of old horror films starring Vincent Price or Boris Karloff.
Geographically, the northern and central parts of County Armagh are dominated by comparatively flat, pleasant, rolling countryside.
In the far north, the county extends to the shore of Lough Neagh.