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Thursday 23 March 2023 Dublin: 10°C

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# hellfire club
Dublin man jailed for attempting to murder teen at Hell Fire Club
Michael Corbett was sentenced to nine years in prison but six of them were suspended.
# montpelier hill
Judge praises friends for saving teenager from knife-wielding man in throes of psychotic episode at Hellfire Club
Michael Corbett (28) had attacked the 17-year-old with his own knife after chatting to him and his two friends.
# well stone me
Major megalithic art find at Hellfire Club passage tomb
The motifs are similar to those found at the major passage tombs in the country, such as Newgrange.
# montpelier hill
Five thousand years of death: The secrets uncovered at Hellfire Club site was invited to explore the first archaeological dig into a passage tomb on Montpelier Hill. How could we resist?
# combing the ruins
Archaeologists hope to uncover the secrets of the Hellfire Club with tomb dig
So far, they’ve removed the top layer of grass and soil at the site.
# montpelier hill
Two men have been stabbed at the Hell Fire Club in south Dublin
The incident was reported just before 4pm this afternoon.
# spooky sites
Hidden Ireland: Step into the site where Halloween began
Archaeologist Neil Jackman steers us around some spooky ancient Samhain spots in Roscommon, Dublin, Meath and Wexford. Hold us.