Here stands Aill na Mirenn; The Stone of Divisions, which marks the centre
The hill is the site of King Tuathal Teachtmhair of Connaughts great palaces.
The hill was venerated sacred in ancient times as home to one of the great
Ireland; Beltaine, when the chieftains of Connaught brought cattle and horses
to the King in homage.
The ceremonies incorporated the lighting of large bonfires and chanting
the safeguard of the animals.
The festival is still honoured to this day throughout the land on the full
moon before May 1st.