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Subject: Re: Guthard
From: Gary Ingle <[log in to unmask]>
Reply-To:Scholars and students of Old Irish <[log in to unmask]>
Date:Wed, 8 Oct 2003 16:38:15 -0700

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>> (there is one stone in Tara which shouts to designate the next king of
>Ireland, if I
>> remember well, but Dennis or Chris know more than me on this...)
>The Lia Fail immediately jumps to mind - tied in with a number of Irish
>sovereignty tales - the stone screamed when a future king stepped on it. We
>also discussed another speaking stone on the list before - if you search the
>archives for "Cermand Cestach" or "Clogher" you will find the threads.
>- Chris Gwinn

There's a music group in Wales called "Carreg Lafar" but I don't know the
story behind the name.  By the way to anyone who doesn't know them I would
recommend a listen, particularly the album "Hyn".

Anyone know about this Welsh speaking stone?


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