Located on a shoulder of an E-facing slope. It is not recorded on any edition of the OS 6-inch map but it is regarded locally as a rath and there is known to be a change in soil quality in its vicinity. This is a D-shaped grass-covered area (dims c. 50m ENE-WSW; c. 25m N-S) defined by a slight scarp ENE-S-WSW. It is truncated by an ENE-WSW field bank at N and is not evident in the field to the N.
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 2018Description Source: Department of Housing, Local Government & Heritage