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The Irish Slave Trade.
The Irish Slave Trade. VIDEO touches on Irish sent by the tens of thousands to Barbados, St Kit, Montserrat in the 1600s to work the English plantations. -- I visited the Caribbean several times and found all the Irish living there a curious thing, imagining it had to do with immigration following the Irish Famine of the 19th century. Years later I learned they are descendants of slaves.
The Irish Sky Garden Crater by Turrell, is located on the grounds of Liss Ard Estate, Skibbereen, County Cork. It is, as the name suggests, a man made crater, created through the mounding of earth on all sides. At the center lies the “Vault Purchase”, a monolithic stone plinth, upon which offers unobstructed, focused views of the sky, offering a chance for contemplation.