Bill Finney Photo of the Week – Inisheer

Posted on July 29, 2011


Inisheer Aran Islands

Note the thatched roof is tied down with ropes anchored with stone weights to prevent the wind from destroying the roof-

Inisheer (Irish: Inis Oírr, the island’s official name, Inis Oirthir, meaning “east island”, and traditionally Inis Thiar, meaning “rear island”) is the

smallest and most eastern of the three Aran Islands in Galway Bay, Ireland.