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Views - Ben Bulben, Co. Sligo.25/04/1957

Views - Ben Bulben, Co. Sligo.25/04/1957..Ben Bulben, sometimes spelt Benbulben or Benbulbin (from the Irish: Binn Ghulbain), is a large rock formation in County Sligo, Ireland. It is part of the Dartry Mountains, an area sometimes called "Yeats Country"..Ben Bulben is listed as a protected structure.."Ben Bulben", "Benbulben", and "Benbulbin" are all anglicizations of the Irish name "Binn Ghulbain". "Binn" is the word most often used for "peak" or "mountain", while "Ghulbain" means either "Gulban('s)" or "jaw-shaped". The two most common translations are "Gulban's peak" and "jaw-shaped peak.".Ben Bulben was formed during the Ice age, when Ireland was under glaciers. Originally it was a large ridge. The moving glaciers shaped it into its present distinct formation. .

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Views - Ben Bulben, Co. Sligo.25/04/1957..Ben Bulben, sometimes spelt Benbulben or Benbulbin (from the Irish: Binn Ghulbain), is a large rock formation in County Sligo, Ireland. It is part of the Dartry Mountains, an area sometimes called "Yeats Country"..Ben Bulben is listed as a protected structure.."Ben Bulben", "Benbulben", and "Benbulbin" are all anglicizations of the Irish name "Binn Ghulbain". "Binn" is the word most often used for "peak" or "mountain", while "Ghulbain" means either "Gulban('s)" or "jaw-shaped". The two most common translations are "Gulban's peak" and "jaw-shaped peak.".Ben Bulben was formed during the Ice age, when Ireland was under glaciers. Originally it was a large ridge. The moving glaciers shaped it into its present distinct formation. .