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" ... difficult. On the top are two stations to visit, where there are also some stone crosses; the first is called 'the eagle's nest' probably from its extreme height for here a person seems to have got into the superior region of the air and it is ascended... "
Archaeologia Cambrensis - Page 158
1892
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The British tourists: or, Traveller's pocket companion, through ..., Volume 1

William Fordyce Mavor - Great Britain - 1809
...this pinnacle, in the superior region of the air, beholding the vast expanse of the ocean all round him, except towards the east, where the lofty mountains on the shore appear like low hills, he may be able to form some idea of its terrors, and of the hideous danger of the ascent...
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The natural and artificial wonders of the United Kingdom, by J. Goldsmith

Richard Phillips (sir.) - 1825
...the situation of a person perched on the summit of this pinnacle, in the superior region of the air, beholding the vast expanse of the ocean all around...except towards the east, where the lofty mountains over the shore, appear like low hills, he may be able to form some idea of its terrors, and of the...
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The Parliamentary Gazetteer of Ireland: Adapted to the New Poor ..., Volume 3

Ireland - 1846
...superior region of the air; and it is ascended, by the help of some steps cut into the rock, without much difficulty. If the reader can conceive a person...cathedral, he may be able to form some idea of the tremendonsness and awfulness of such a prospect. The second station which the devotees have to visit...
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The Parliamentary Gazetteer of Ireland: Adapted to the New Poor ..., Volume 3

Ireland - 1846
...superior region of the air; and it is ascended, by the help of some step« cut into the rock, without much difficulty. If the reader can conceive a person...lofty mountains on the shore appear like so many low bouses overlooked from the lofty dome of some cathedral, he may be able to form some idea of the tremendousness...
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