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In the dune system of ballintoy there is also an ancient mound known as a Tumulus which may be a burial site, another word for Tumulus would be Si - in Irish mythology the fairies are said to have been the people of the Si. One prominent volcanic stack is aptly named the 'Elephant Rock'.

A walk between Ballintoy and Whitepark Bay in the distance will take you along an ancient pathway trodden since man first set foot here some 10,000 years ago. The figures and voices of the past have long faded leaving us to speculate on the lives of our ancestors thousands years ago, their world outlook, and their spiritual beliefs. There is certainly something unique about this part of the north antrim coast which goes beyond the natural beauty.

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