Saints Home Stones

Each month, this website features journeys to take to explore the Saints and Stones of England, Scotland, Wales, and Ireland. Below, please find past journeys pages.

2023 Journeys

England Saints Journey: Inner Farne
Site to be Visited: Inner Farne Isle

Scotland Stones Journey: Machrie Moor
Sites to be Visited: Machrie Moor Standing Stones

Ireland Stones Journey: Poulnabrone
Site to be Visited: Poulnabrone Dolmen

Scotland Stones Journey: Clachtoll
Site to be Visited: Clachtoll Broch

Scotland Saints Journey: Iona
Site to be Visited: Iona Monastic Site

2022 Journeys

England Stones Journey: Men-an-Tol
Site to be Visited: Men-an-Tol Megalithic Structure

England Saints Journey: Durham Cathedral
Site to be Visited: Durham Cathedral

Scotland Saints Journey: Cille Bharra
Site to be Visited: Cille Bharra Church

Wales Stones Journey: Pentre Ifan
Site to be Visited: Pentre Ifan Burial Chamber

Ireland Stones Journey: Newgrange
Sites to be Visited: Newgrange, Knowth, and Dowth

Scotland Stones Journey: The Cairns
Site to be Visited: The Cairns, South Ronaldsay

Scotland Stones Journey: The Grey Cairns of Camster
Site to be Visited: Camster Round Cairn and the Camster Long Cairn

Ireland Saints Journey: Skellig Michael Monastic Site
Site to be Visited: Skellig Michael

Ireland Saints Journey: Ballinskelligs Priory
Site to be Visited: Ballinskelligs Priory

Ireland Stones Journey: Fourknocks
Site to be Visited: Fourknocks Passage Tomb

2021 Journeys

Scotland Saints Journey: Border Abbeys Sites
Sites to be Visited: Kelso Abbey, Jedburgh Abbey, Dryburgh Abbey, Mailros Abbey (Old Melrose), Melrose Abbey

Ireland Stones Journey: Sligo Area Sites
Sites to be Visited: Queen Maeves Grave Cairn, Carrowmore Megalithic Cemetery, Carrowkeel Megalithic Cemetery

England Saints Journey: North Yorkshire Abbeys Sites
Sites to be Visited: Four Abbeys: Whitby, Byland, Rievaulx, and Fountains and two Churches: Lastingham and Ripon.

Wales Stones Journey: Anglesey Area Sites
Sites to be Visited: Holyhead Mountain Ancient Settlement, Barclodiad y Gawres Burial Chamber,
Bryn Celli Ddu Burial Chamber and Henge, and the Din Lligwy Hut Group.

England Stones Journey: Northumberland Roman Sites
Sites to be Visited: Two famous Roman Forts in Northumberland along Hadrian's Wall, Vindolanda and Housesteads.

Scotland Saints Journey: Whithorn St. Ninian Sites
Sites to be Visited: Whithorn Monastic Site and Priory, Whithorn Priory Museum, St. Ninian's Chapel, and St. Ninian's Cave

Wales Saints Journey: Saint Sites of Pembrokeshire
Sites to be Visited: St. David's Cathedral, St. Non's Chapel and Well, and St. Govan's Chapel

England Stones Journey: Two Megalithic Sites of Oxfordshire
Sites to be Visited: Rollright Stone Circle and Megalithic Complex and Wayland's Smithy Long Barrow

Scotland Stones Journey: Isle of Lewis Stone Sites
Sites to be Visited: Callanish Standing Stones and Dun Carloway

Ireland Saints Journey: Dingle Peninsula Saints Sites
Sites to be Visited: Reask Monastic Site, Gallarus Oratory, and Kilmalkedar Church

Scotland Stones Journey: Orkney Ancient Settlements
Sites to be Visited: Barnhouse Settlement, Ness of Brodgar, Skara Brae, Brough of Birsay Settlement, Broch of Hurness Settlement

Scotland Saints Journey: Orkney's St. Magnus Sites
Sites to be Visited: St. Magnus Church (Egilsay), St. Magnus Church (Birsay), St. Magnus Cathedral

Ireland Stones Journey: Orkney's Dun Forts of Aran
Sites to be Visited: Dun Eoghanachta, Dun Aengus (Dun Aonghasa), Dum Eochla, Dun Duchathair

Wales Saints Journey: Two Welsh Saints
Sites to be Visited: St. Cybi's Church, Penmon Priory and St. Seriol's Well, Puffin Island Monastic Site

England Stones Journey: Two Stone Circles in Cumbria
Sites to be Visited: Long Meg and Her Daughters Stone Circle and Castlerigg Stone Circle

England Stones Journey: Somerset Stone Circles at Stanton Drew
Sites to be Visited: Stanton Drew Stone Circles

Scotland Saints Journey: Southern Scotland Abbeys Sites
Sites to be Visited: Sweetheart Abbey, Dundrennan Abbey, and Glenluce Abbey

Scotland Stones Journey: Glenelg Brochs Sites
Sites to be Visited: Dun Telve and Dun Troddan

Scotland Stones Journey: Pictish Symbol Stones
Sites to be Visited: St. Vigeans Pictish and Medieval Stones Museum, Aberlemno Pictish Symbol Stones, The Maiden Stone, and Picardy Symbol Stone

England Saints Journey: St. Michael's Mount
Sites to be Visited: St. Michael's Mount in Cornwall

England Saints Journey: Lindisfarne Saints Sites
Sites to be Visited: Lindisfarne Monastic Site and Priory (Holy Island), St. Mary the Virgin Church (Holy Island), and St. Cuthbert's Island (Hobthrush Isle)

England Saints Journey: Lindisfarne-Related Saints Sites
Sites to be Visited: Bamburgh Castle,St. Aidan's Church, Bamburgh, St. Cuthbert's Chapel on Inner Farne Island, St. Cuthbert's Cave, and Durham Cathedral

Suggestions, comments, and questions are always welcome.