Borealis over the Boyne Valley on Thursday night, November
20th, 2003. Top left: Above the M1 motorway Boyne Cable Bridge;
Top Right: Over the Boyne Estuary looking back towards Drogheda
from Mornington village; Middle left: Aurora over the mouth
of the Boyne and the Maiden Tower; Middle Right: Above the
lavabo at Old Mellifont Abbey, Co. Louth; Bottom Left: Looking
east along the river Boyne towards Drogheda; Right: At the
Maiden Tower, Mornington, looking out beyond the river mouth
towards the Irish Sea.
photo of the round tower at Monasterboice was taken as the
aurora was fading near midnight.
Cross against the stars after the aurora had finished. Taken
with the assistance of Richard Moore & Mick Byrne.
Northern Lights over Ireland, Oct. 29th, 2003
Borealis over Drogheda (top left); the spectacular M1 Motorway
Boyne Cable Bridge and floodlight beam are given an awesome
backdrop by the aurora and Ursa Major, The Plough (top right);
Aurora behind St. Mary's Church of Ireland, Drogheda (middle
left); the rest of the photos were taken from an urban setting