“In ancient Ireland an annual Lugnasadh Fair, Óenach Tailten, was held at Tailltin (Teltown) Co. Meath on this day, which was presided over by the King of Tara. In 1924 the games were revived and held at the same time as the Olympics. The image is of part of the opneing ceremony. http://www.culturalheritageireland.ie/index.php/irish-history-from-the-annals/80-irish-history-from-the-annals/173-lugnasad-and-the-oenach-tailten-at-teltown-co-meath”

In ancient Ireland an annual Lugnasadh Fair, Óenach Tailten, was held at Tailltin (Teltown) Co. Meath on this day, which was presided over by the King of Tara. In 1924 the games were revived and held at the same time as the Olympics. The image is of part of the opneing ceremony. http://www.culturalheritageireland.ie/index.php/irish-history-from-the-annals/80-irish-history-from-the-annals/173-lugnasad-and-the-oenach-tailten-at-teltown-co-meath