ME00234 - KILLADDEN - Castle - motte and bailey

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Located on the summit of a hill. Circular grass-covered mound (diam. of top 9m; max. diam. of base 24m NW-SE; H 3m,) with damage on the summit and some trees defined by a fosse (at NW: Wth of top 3.8m; D 0.5m). There are traces of a slightly raised and grass-covered bailey (max. dims 34m SE-NW; 31m NE-SW; H 0.2-0.5m) extending to the NW. 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. Date of revision: 7 June 2016

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

Monument Details

Address:
KILLADDEN, Meath
GPS:
53.8513, -6.68997
SMRS:
ME006-008----
what3words:
seat.unofficial.verify

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