National Geographic : 1951 May
© National Geographic Society 667 Kodachrome by Harry Dugan Atlantic's Grinding Tides Undermine the Limestone Shore of Ireland's Aran Islands Three stony Aran Islands have contributed many sons and daughters to America. About 1,800 remain. This shelf is about as close to the Irish mainland as some ever get. Here on clear days they can see Connemara, to the north. r i* ;- I~~ t, a ~-.I!