ME00012 - DRUMGILL - Ringfort - rath

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Located towards the top of a steep NW-facing slope and at the W edge of a deciduous forest. This is a circular overgrown area (diam. 33.4m E-W; 32m N-S) that slopes down to the WNW. It is defined by an earthen bank (Wth of base 5.5m; int. H 0.5m; ext. H 2m) and an outer fosse (Wth of base 1.2m). The original entrance is not identified. Rath (ME002-002----) is c. 150m to the SE. The above description is derived from the published 'Archaeological Inventory of County Meath' (Dublin: Stationery Office, 1987). In certain instances the entries have been revised and updated in the light of recent research. Compiled by: Michael Moore Date of revision: 31 August 2018

Description Source: National Monuments Service, Department of Arts, Heritage Regional, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs.

Monument Details

Address:
DRUMGILL, Meath
GPS:
53.9109, -6.77868
SMRS:
ME002-001----
what3words:
manipulate.face.inflict

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