Rathlin Island, Co. Antrim

This is 7 miles off the north coast of Antrim.

See under Ballycastle for a Marconi connection.

[Hammond, p.267] says there is a columnar basalt formation at the SE end, near Doon Point. Cf entry for Giant's Causeway.


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