ME00388 - RAHARD - Ringfort - rath

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The following 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 upload/revision: 10 July 2007 Raised subcircular area defined by scarp with slight bank ESE-SSW (dims. 21m NNW-SSE, 24m ENE-WSW) and external fosse. Entrance and causeway at WSW. Slight mound (diam. 4.5m) in centre of interior and house foundations at N (dims. 6.6m E-W, 3.8m N-S). To SW of ringfort is large annexe defined by defaced earthen bank and outer fosse (dims c. 70m N-S, c. 53m E-W). Enclosure (ME009-035----) c. 45m to W of annexe.

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

Monument Details

Address:
RAHARD, Meath
GPS:
53.7635, -7.07208
SMRS:
ME009-036----
what3words:
fleshy.downhill.spaceships

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