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[Ir. dún briste, broken fort].

An isolated rock off Downpatrick Head, Co. Mayo. Known in Irish folklore as Dún Geodruisge after the giant thought to live on the rock. Geodruisge's castle, according to the story, was originally on the land, but was broken off and marooned by the curse of a woman from whom the giant had stolen cattle.

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