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Boyne River

Boyne River

The old Irish name for the Milky Way was the way/road of the Bright Cow- the Boyne River has the same derivation; ancient placename legend says the Boyne was called the Great Silver Yolk (i.e. the Milky Way) and the White Marrow of Fedlimid.
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